New appointment at Dawn Meats
Published:  04 January, 2016

Dawn Meats has appointed David O’Flynn as its new group corporate social responsibility (CSR) manager.

In his new role, O’Flynn will work with a wide range of stakeholders on initiatives which support the commercial and environmental sustainability of agriculture and food, while also contributing to the wider local communities in which Dawn Meats operates.

O’Flynn has more than 20 years’ experience in business development and engineering across the built environment, FMCG, waste management and consulting sectors. Prior to joining Dawn Meats, he worked for two years with Bord Bía’s Origin Green program as a global ambassador.  

He said: “I am really excited about this appointment. Dawn Meats’ environmental credentials are well-established, having received extensive external validation through customer and industry sustainability awards in recent years. What really impresses me about Dawn Meats, is their commitment to sustainability in a broader context as we work with our employees, farmer suppliers, customers and local communities to make Dawn Meats, ‘Europe’s most sustainable meat company’.”

This appointment is designed to emphasise Dawn Meats long-standing commitment to sustainability.
Commenting on the appointment, Dawn Meats CEO Niall Browne said: “This appointment is an important one for the group. Over our 35 years in business, we have worked to build our operations on a responsible and sustainable basis. It’s central to what we do. David is an extremely accomplished individual with the drive and vision to progress our CSR activities in the coming years.”