Cathal McCormack

Cathal McCormack is County Manager for Alltech Ireland, based in Dunboyne, Co. Meath. In this role Cathal is responsible for the overall mana gement of Alltech Ireland. The Alltech research facility in Dunboyne has a strong emphasis on fundamental research encompassing biotechnology, microbiology and chemistry-based disciplines with yeast technology, the core research area. Previously Cathal was Training and Development Officer for Macra na Feirme. Cathal is also active within the beef industry as a member of the council of the Irish Angus Cattle Society. In this capacity Cathal served on the ICBF €uroStar review committee in 2012 which conducted a thorough review of beef breeding objectives for Ireland and led to the development of the new Terminal and Replacement Indexes for beef cattle. Cathal was co-opted on to the Council in 2014.