Kathleen O’Donoghue

Kathleen has been with Repak since 1998 and has worked in different departments within the organisation. She is currently responsible for enforcement.

During her time in Repak, she has seen membership increase from less than 100 companies to more than 2,000 at present, while Ireland’s packaging recycling rate has grown from one of the lowest in the EU to being one of Europe’s top recycling performers at present.

Kathleen graduated from UCC with Masters in biotechnology and in business. Prior to that, she worked in a number of industrial sectors in Ireland and the USA, including the food sector and the packaging industry.