The Board

Dorothy Hansberry - Biegunska - Chairperson

Hansberry Tomkiel

Dorothy Hansberry-Bieguńska, who is Irish and Polish, is a lawyer licensed in the US and listed on the Warsaw's Advocate's Bar as a foreign attorney.

She is partner in Hansberry Tomkiel, a competition law boutique in Warsaw. She joined the IPCC board in 2008.


Kenny Morgan - Treasurer


Kenny Morgan is the Director of the Accounting Department and the Management Board Member of Vistra Poland which is the leading, independent provider of trust, corporate, compliance and fund services in the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE).

Vistra Poland is part of Vistra – a company ranked among the top four service providers globally.

Kenny is from Dublin and has lived in Poland for over 20 years, he is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland

Phone: +48604496305



Peter Reynolds - Board Member

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Padraig Francis - Board Member

Embassy of Ireland

Pádraig Francis is Deputy Head of Mission at the Embassy of Ireland in Warsaw.  He has previously served in the Embassy of Ireland in New Delhi and in Ireland’s Permanent Representation to the EU in Brussels. Prior to moving to Warsaw he worked for two years to the EU Division of the Department of the Taoiseach.

Phone: +48228496633


Mike Hogan - Board Member

Enterprise Ireland

Mike Hogan is the Director of the Enterprise Ireland office in Warsaw and has been working in Eastern Europe since 1991. He is a graduate of the University of Limerick, and has a MBA and a LLM from University College Dublin. Enterprise Ireland assists Irish companies wishing to export and develop their business in Poland and in parallel works with Polish companies wishing to trade with Ireland.


Beata Janota - Board Member

Sigmar Recruitment

Beata is a Director at Sigmar Recruitment Poland, and has previously worked in both Ireland and Poland on behalf of Enterprise Ireland.



Brian Mason - Board Member

Born and raised in Dublin, with his family Brian moved to Warsaw in February 2015. He graduated in 2002 with a Property Degree and spent more than 10 years working in all aspects of Commercial & Residential property in Dublin before taking a career break in 2013 to support his children in their early education.


Keith Byrne - Board Member

Select Training Solutions

A native of Dublin, Keith worked as a communications consultant in Germany before moving to Krakow in 1998, where he co-founded Select Training Solutions, a company which specialises in training and consulting in Cultural Awareness and Interpersonal Communication. With almost 20 years of experience, he has fulfilled the role of trainer and consultant in companies ranging from SME’s to Multinationals. He has experience in an advisory role in expansion and downsizing projects for large internationally-owned companies operating in Poland, providing support in top-down as well as bottom-up communication.



Ruairi O'Neill - Board Member

Ruairi is a qualified barrister and Lord Denning Scholar of Lincoln's Inn, London. He lectures English civil law and European Union law at the University of Warsaw, and is a director of the Warsaw-based Institute of Advanced Legal Skills, which provides skills training to members of the legal professions. He is a native of Co. Antrim, and enjoys cooking and travelling.