MacCarthy, Niall

Managing Director, Cork Airport

MacCarthy, Niall

Managing Director, Cork Airport

Biography

Niall MacCarthy is Managing Director of Cork Airport, the second largest airport in the Republic of Ireland with an extensive route network which comprises 52 routes with 9 scheduled airlines. The airport will handle 2.6m pax in 2019 and deliver over 8% growth making it the fastest growing airport in Ireland. Cork Airport was voted best airport in Europe in its class by ACI Europe in 2017. Cork Airport won the World Routes Marketing Award 2018 and was named Ireland’s most punctual airport 2018 by OAG. Cork Airport is one of four successful businesses making up daa plc which operates in Ireland and abroad. With 20 years’ experience in airports, Niall is proud to lead the team at Cork having previously worked in other Irish airports. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountant in Ireland and Vice Chair of the ACI Regional Airport Forum.