National Board & Sub Committee

National Board & Sub Committee

The Involve National Board and Finance sub-committee members are responsible for preparing the Directors’ Report and the financial statements in accordance with Irish law and regulations.

The Directors are responsible for ensuring that the company keeps or causes to be kept adequate accounting records which correctly explain and record the transactions of the company, enable at any time the assets, liabilities, financial position and surplus or deficit of the company to be determined with reasonable accuracy, enable them to ensure that the financial statements and Directors’ report comply with the Companies Act 2014 and enable the financial statements to be readily and properly audited. They are also responsible for safeguarding the assets of the company and hence for taking reasonable steps for the prevention and detection of fraud and other irregularities.

The Directors are responsible for the maintenance and integrity of the corporate and financial information included on the company’s website. Legislation in Ireland governing the preparation and dissemination of financial statements may differ from legislation in other jurisdictions.

The Directors who served during the year are as stated below:

Martin Ward


Gerard Griffin


Shay Byrne


Owen Patrick Ward


Maureen Ward


Nancy Power


Mary Lennon


Timothy Hogan

Staffing & Finance Sub Committee

The purpose of the staffing and finance committee is to advise and direct on the management of financial and other resources together with HR personnel.

Members of the finance and staffing committee are nominated on an annual basis by the membership of the National Board of Directors and will always include the Chairperson of the National Board, the Treasurer and the Chief Executive. Further co-options are permissible with the approval of the full board and these co-options will be explicitly for the introduction of particular skills and expertise to the group.

The group will meet between full meetings of the National Board, normally prior to the board meetings.  Members are responsible for the prudent financial management of the organisation, the effective oversight of personnel within the organisation and oversight of resources and assets belonging to the organisation.

Members of the Staffing & Finance Sub Committee

              • MARTIN WARD
              • GERARD GRIFFIN
              • MICHAEL MCDONAGH
              • SHAY BYRNE
              • DENIS FOLEY