Northern Ireland

About us.

Representing the local business community IoD Northern Ireland has around 800 directors and senior decision makers in our membership. The head office is found within the Queen’s University Executive Education Centre at Riddel Hall, Stranmillis which also serves as a member premises.

IoD Northern Ireland members are guided by Chairman Paul Terrington and Director Linda Brown, supported by Head of Business Development Lisa Keys and Administrator Christy Orchin.

The IoD Chartered Director Programme is run by Director Development Ireland in Northern Ireland. They host events ranging from business seminars to black tie dinners.

The entrance to Riddel Hall is on the Stranmillis Road and is the first entrance on the left after Stranmillis College.

New Members Lunches

These run every 2 months, if you have not been able to attend one but would love too, please contact Lisa keys at

We look forward to seeing you there.
*(excluding student members)

Chairman's Message

In my view, the IoD has a particularly significant role to play in creating a stronger economy, by educating and accrediting directors in good corporate governance. Read more

Belfast Venue

IoD Northern Ireland offers excellent premises for use by all IoD Members at Riddel Hall, home of the Queen’s University Executive Education Centre. Read more

Contact Us

Divisional Director: Linda Brown 

T: +44 (0)2890 683 224
M: +44 (0)7971 599 787
E: Linda Brown 

Linda Brown 
Head of Business Development: Lisa Keys 

T: +44 (0)2890 683 224
M: + 44 (0)7808 203 292
E: Lisa Keys


 Lisa Keys B & W


If you wish to get into contact with a committee member then please email the Branch Administrator.

Paul Terrington - Chairman
Bill Beers
Noel Brady
Colin Coffey
Ashleen Feeney
Geoffrey Henderson - Treasurer
Caroline Keenan    
Neal Lucas
Mervyn McCall
Marie-Therese McGivern
Jill Robb    
Ian Sheppard
Rose Mary Stalker
Joanne Stuart
Alan Taylor

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Riddel Hall
185 Stranmillis Road