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Dun Laoghaire Harbour’s Ex-CEO Paid €670K Redundancy, Local Authority Confirms

17th November 2019
Dun Laoghaire Harbour on the southern shore of Dublin Bay Dun Laoghaire Harbour on the southern shore of Dublin Bay Photo: Peter Barrow

Dun Laoghaire Harbour’s former chief executive Gerry Dunne received a redundancy payment of €670,000 from the local authority that now owns the harbour, it’s been reported.

According to East Coast FM, Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown county councillors were told at a 2020 budget meeting on Wednesday 6 November that a single payment of €670,000 in redundancy was made in line with Department of Public Expenditure guidelines, with no sign-off required.

Dunne had been CEO of the Dun Laoghaire Harbour Company from 2009 until it was dissolved last year upon the harbour’s transfer to local authority hands.

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