Ross Kierans has been appointed to the position of General Manager of Tote Ireland. He has worked for the Tote over the past ten years, serving as Financial Controller for the past two years.
He takes over from Tim Higgins who is leaving to pursue opportunities outside Horse racing Ireland after running the industry betting operation for the past six years.
“We are delighted to see Ross in the position of General Manager of Tote Ireland,” said Horse Racing Ireland Chief Executive, Brian Kavanagh.
“Ross has tremendous experience and in his ten years with Tote Ireland has played an important role in the financial, operational and strategic performance of the company.”
“I would like to thank Tim sincerely for his time while in his role as Chief Executive of Tote Ireland, and wish him all the best for the future.”
From County Kildare, Kierans is a graduate of NUI Galway. He has worked in a number of industries ranging from financial services to audit and assurance. A qualified accountant, he has close to 10 years of service with Tote Ireland.