Imelda Reynolds, Partner and Chairperson of Beauchamps, has been appointed to the board of the Institute of Directors in Ireland (IoD). The IoD, which has a membership of over 2,700 directors and business leaders in Ireland, is a leading advocate for best practice in corporate governance.
A Chartered Director, Imelda Reynolds is Chairperson of Beauchamps, a top Irish commercial law firm where she previously served as Managing Partner. Imelda is a practising solicitor with over 30 years’ experience. She is a past-president of Dublin Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Governing Body of Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT) and also chairs DIT’s Audit Committee. Imelda is an elected Council Member of the Law Society of Ireland and is Vice-Chair of a division of the Law Society’s Regulation of Practice Committee. She is also the Chair of the Aquaculture Licences Appeals Board.
Imelda holds a B.C.L. from University College Dublin (UCD), a Diploma in European Law (UCD) and a Diploma in Corporate Governance (UCD).
Commenting on the appointment, Imelda Reynolds said:
“I am delighted and honoured to be appointed to the Board of the IoD. The IoD has a dynamic membership of directors and senior business leaders, representing all parts of the economy. As the leading voice in the debate on improving corporate governance standards in Ireland, the IoD plays an important role in promoting all aspects of responsible business practice for the benefit of our 27,000+ members and the business community as a whole.” “I look forward to working closely my fellow Board Directors and actively engaging with the IoD’s agenda to enhance the effectiveness and performance of boards throughout Ireland.”
Beauchamps is one of Ireland’s leading full service commercial law firms. We are a growing, ambitious, solutions-focused firm with 190 people in our Dublin headquarters. We are large enough to provide a full range of services while making sure clients work with a consistent and experienced cross-disciplinary team.
Our clients include multinationals, banks, Irish and International corporations, banks, government and public bodies and regulatory authorities across a range of sectors. We have over thirty practice and sector areas including corporate & commercial, commercial property, banking and financial services, litigation and dispute resolution, EU, competition & procurement, M&A & private equity, enterprise & start-up energy & natural resources, construction, employment, insolvency & corporate restructuring, intellectual property and inward investment.