GOVERNANCE



Nandri is a registered charity with the Irish Charities Regulator’s office number 20042196, CHY number 13490. It is a limited by guarantee company.
Nandri was formerly called Child Aid Ireland India.
Audited annual accounts are lodged in the Company’s Registration Office and are available for download below:



Nandri spends less than 5% of its annual income on salaries.


BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND
COMPANY SECRETARY


+ Fr. Michael Murtagh (President)

Michael is a proud Mayo man, a diocesan Parish Priest working in Arklow. He has been going to India every year since 1999 and is a tireless fundraiser for our charity.

+ Kevin Jones (Chairperson)

Kevin has served on a number of European advisory boards in his capacity as the EUFAMI Secretary General. Prior to taking up the position of Secretary General with EUFAMI, Kevin has worked in a number of high profile international Information Technology and Communication companies. He is also Chairperson of Shine, the national organisation which supports people with mental ill health and their families, and is a lay member of Mental Health Tribunals. Kevin served as Chair of the Board of Beaumont Hospital from 1997 – 2000.

+ Fred Crowe (CEO)

A Chartered Management accountant. Fred has been president of The Dublin Lions Club twice and a member for 25 years. He has received the highest awards from Lions International, including twice receiving the international president prize.

+ Jeremy O’Beirne (Finance Director)

A chartered Accountant with a wide range of Industry sector experience. He has most recently worked on the ground with the charity in India. After Graduating from Trinity College, Jeremy would have commenced his Accountancy training in practice with KPMG.

+ Ciara O’Donoghue (Company Secretary)

Ciara O’Donoghue is an Associate Director with Legal Services, KPMG Ireland. Ciara has in excess of 15 years experience as a Chartered Secretary working with a range of Irish and multinational clients operating in a number of sectors, advising on Irish company law and corporate governance matters. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.

+ Michael Sweeney

Founder and former CEO Integral (now part of Sage group), currently Director with two tech companies (one in UK)

+ Michael Leahy

Actuary, Managing Director Prudential International

+ Dr Patrick Doorley

Patrick is a Specialist in Public Health Medicine and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) where he is currently Chair of the RCPI Tobacco Policy Group. He is also a member of the Board of ASH Ireland (action on Smoking and Health). Past Board membership includes the Women’s Health Council and The Office of Tobacco Control.

+ Ciara Lawlor

Ciara is a digital marketing consultant with over 20 years experience. She was previously a board member of the Irish Internet Association for 3 years and is an avid supporter of many Irish women’s and animal welfare charities.

+ Phelim Moylan

Phelim is director and Chairman of Rockmount Utilities Limited. Currently President of Dublin Lions Club where he has served for in excess of 22 years.

+ Shamala Hinrichsen

Shamala is a scientist by training and switched gears to medical and scientific communications along the way. She has worked in healthcare policy for governments and currently runs her own consultancy. She also speaks Tamil, the language of our staff and mothers in India, and is currently trying to implement a healthcare programme for the mothers. She has already implemented for us a hand washing program amongst our 3000+ mothers.