HSE Board. Picture by Shane O'Neill, Coalesce.

Mr Brendan Lenihan
MD Navigo Consulting and HSE Board Member 2019-2023

Brendan Lenihan is a professional non-executive director, a management consultant, a Chartered Accountant and an accredited mediator. As MD of Navigo Consulting he provides strategic, financial and governance advice to clients in Ireland and UK as well as having a portfolio of non-executive director roles in a number of private companies, public bodies and charities. He served from 2019 to March 2023 as a member of the HSE Board, chairing the Audit & Risk Committee. Previously he wass President of Chartered Accountants Ireland, a partner with Andersen, with whom he worked in Ireland and New York and CFO of a multinational property company. He is an experienced charity trustee in health and social care, including at Pieta House up to 2020 and is currently the Chair of Trustees of Good Shepherd Cork which provides a broad range of social care services to homeless and vulnerable families. He is a member of the Programme Board that is advising the Minister on the ending of Direct Provision.