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Declan Carolan  

General Manager, ECR Ireland 

& Co-Chair, ECR Community 

Declan has worked in the retailing/FMCG sector for over thirty years.  In Superquinn (a chain of Irish supermarkets), he worked in store management and category management roles and was the company’s first Head of Supply Chain. 

 

In this role, Declan introduced holistic company strategies, according to ECR principles, where effective operations, optimal product availability, retailer/supplier collaboration, category management & supply chain strategies were aligned and became drivers for growth.  Within ECR, Declan is a firm believer in working together, internally & externally, to raise overall knowledge & expertise throughout the industry as “a rising tide lifts all boats”.