Tammy O'Brien to join the Board at Tattersalls Ireland

Tattersalls Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Tammy O’Brien to the Board with immediate effect. Tammy O’ Brien joined Tattersalls in March 2017 as International Client Relations & Strategic Development Manager, and during that time she has made significant contributions to the growth and performance of the company. In addition to her joining the Board of Tattersalls Ireland, Tammy will continue with her existing role. A native of Cork, Tammy is from a well-known equestrian and racing family, was a former international showjumper at pony and junior level and is a hugely respected individual throughout the global racing and breeding industry. She subsequently worked for 20 years as Racing Manager with Coolmore in Tipperary.

Commenting on the appointment, Tattersalls Ireland CEO Simon Kerins said:

“We are delighted to welcome Tammy to the Board of Tattersalls Ireland. Tammy has played a pivotal role in Tattersalls’ growth and has become an invaluable member of the group. Having known Tammy for nearly 40 years I can attest to her extraordinary work ethic, and I believe she is ideally placed to drive the ongoing development of Tattersalls Ireland. Her deep industry knowledge, strategic acumen and professionalism will undoubtedly be a great asset to us and our clients over the coming years."

Tammy O’Brien said of her new role:

“I am delighted to accept this appointment to the Board of Tattersalls Ireland, while also maintaining my current role with Tattersalls in Newmarket. Tattersalls Ireland has achieved sustained growth in recent years and I am looking forward to contributing to its continued success alongside Simon Kerins, my fellow Board members and the whole team at Tattersalls Ireland, all of whom share a commitment to the very highest standards which have always been the hallmark of the Tattersalls group."