Fergal O’Leary – Member of the Commission, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)

Fergal O’Leary – Member of the Commission, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)

Fergal O’Leary has been appointed by the Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD as a Member of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission. As part of his new role, Mr. O’Leary will oversee the Consumer Enforcement Division and the Communications and Market Insights Division.  Mr O’Leary has extensive experience of consumer protection and competition issues. He has held a number of management roles relating to consumer research, policy analysis, financial education and communications in the National Consumer Agency (NCA), which he joined in 2008 following six years in the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s Energy Policy Statistical Support Unit. Following the NCA’s amalgamation with the Competition Authority in October 2014, to form the CCPC, Mr O’Leary was appointed Director of Communications and Market Insights.  Mr O Leary holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from University College Cork and a Post Graduate Diploma in EU Competition Law from King’s College in London.

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