Wednesday January 22, 2020

Michael Smurfit becomes sole owner of K-Club

Michael Smurfit, former chairman of Smurfit Kappa Group, said in a statement he’s now the sole owner of the K-Club, where the Ryder Cup was held in 2006.

3rd May, 2012
Tiger Woods at the 2006 Ryder Cup, held at the K-Club.

Michael Smurfit, former chairman of Smurfit Kappa Group, said in a statement he’s now the sole owner of the K-Club, where the Ryder Cup was held in 2006.

A spokeswoman for Smurfit said on February 7th that he was in talks to acquire property investor Gerry Gannon’s stake in the club. Some of the loans associated with the resort were controlled by the National Asset Management Agency (Nama), a person familiar with the matter...

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