Barbara McGrath is the Managing Director of the Brightwater Group which encompasses Brightwater, Brightwater Executive and Mentors of which she is Chairperson. She joined the company in 2005, was appointed to the board in 2011 and became MD of the Group in 2017. In 2018, she was the driving force with two fellow directors in an MBO and is now concentrating on both organic growth as well as acquisitions of companies in synergy with the Brightwater Group.
Barbara’s background is in sales, operations and recruitment. She has over 20 years’ recruitment experience having worked in a high street agency. She is a former Chair of the Executive Institute of Ireland and a two term President of the National Recruitment Federation (NRF) where she was an integral part of the campaign lobbying government on behalf of the industry.
Barbara has a B.Comm and is MREC qualified. She is a Fellow of the Executive Institute of Ireland and an Honorary Fellow of the NRF.
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