1921 - 2000. Born in Clondrohid, Cork. Pioneer of modern property development and investment in Ireland. Graduated in engineering from UCC in 1943. Chief Valuation Officer with Dublin Corporation. Involved in the assembly of land for the Civic Offices. Moved to Irish Life plc in 1968. Responsible for the development of ILAC in Abbey and Moore Streets in Dublin. Assisted the Dublin Archdiocese with the management of its Diocesan property trust. Prominent leader of the Pro Life campaign.
Died on 15 September 2000 and buried in Glencullen Cemetery, Co Dublin.