PwC joins forces with FMCG Directors Network

27 January, 2020

We are delighted to announce our new partnership with one of Ireland's leading industry groups, the FMCG Directors Network, part of the Executive Institute. As we move into 2020, with a continued uncertain business environment, this joint collaboration aims to provide a peer to peer platform for discussion on industry challenges and opportunities while sharing practical insight for success in this important industry.

Pictured launching the new partnership with the FMCG Directors Network are Conor Morris of the Executive Institute, Owen McFeely and Grace McCullen of the Irish Retail and Consumer practice.

Speaking at the launch, Owen McFeely, Director of PwC Retail and Consumer Practice said, "Through this important partnership, PwC will bring its Irish and international thought leadership on important industry trends, helping companies in the FMCG industry be fit for a digitally enabled sustainable future."

Conor Morris, Managing Director of The Executive Institute added, "We are very excited that PwC  will be Partnering with The Institute on The FMCG Directors Network in 2020. The PwC Retail and Consumer Practice will bring a level of insight and expertise to the series that can only enhance the network member experience throughout the year. We are looking forward to having a very successful partnership."

The partnership with the Executive Institute will include PwC's sponsorship of the FMCG Directors Network key events scheduled throughout 2020.


Notes to editors

About PwC Retail and Consumer practice

PwC is a leading advisor to the retail and consumer industry in Ireland and internationally. PwC's Irish Retail and Consumer Practice provides companies in this important industry with leading-edge advice on issues from governance through to technology, helping businesses manage change, simplify the complex, stay customer-focussed and operate at a lower cost with greater agility.

About the FMCG Network

Founded in 2016, The FMCG Network membership, part of the Executive Institute, is drawn from CEOs, Country Managers and Commercial and Executive Level leaders and recognised thought leaders from the Irish FMCG business communities. The network meets on a quarterly basis to listen to expert insight on sector challenges, trends and best practice. Since the Network’s inception over 500 business leaders from over 75 FMCG organisations have attended or spoken at the series.

About The Executive Institute of Ireland

The Executive Institute of Ireland aims to connect business leaders for growth. It is a cross-industry professional membership organisation for business leaders who seek to improve how they acquire, retain and engage customers. Visit The Executive Institute for more information.

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