Kenny Jacobs was announced as CEO of the DAA in November 2022, and began in January 2023.
daa has airport and travel retail business interests in 15 countries around the world. daa’s principal activities include operating Dublin and Cork airports in Ireland, global airport retailing through its subsidiary Aer Rianta International (ARI) and international aviation consultancy and investment through daa International. The company is state-owned and headquartered at Dublin Airport.
A Cork native, Kenny has extensive experience in marketing, commercial and operations in large consumer serving businesses. He spent over six years at Ryanair as Chief Marketing Officer, where he led digital, customer service, marketing and communications. During his career, he has gained valuable international experience working for major companies, including Metro Group, MoneySuperMarket, Tesco Ireland & UK and Ryanair.
Dublin Airport is preparing for Ireland's future, with an infrastructure investment to meet demand at one of Europe's leading airports, respectful of the environment and the local community.
At this business briefing, daa's Chief Executive, Kenny Jacobs will give a presentation on:
Dublin Airport's Vision and Economic Impact,
Sustainability and Community Initiatives,
Procurement Opportunities and Processes, and
Airport Development and the Infrastructure Application
The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session.