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Each week, we profile one of Ireland’s corporate leaders, tracing their career to date and exploring the lessons they have learned along the way. This week, we meet Lorraine Higgins, incoming chief executive of Retail Excellence

20th May, 2018
Lorraine Higgins, chief executive, Retail Excellence Picture: Fergal Phillips

Lorraine Higgins will take over as chief executive of Retail Excellence, the representative body for the Irish retail sector, in July.

A barrister and former senator, Higgins joined Retail Excellence in January 2017 as head of public affairs and was appointed chief executive designate last September. She joined the Board of Directors of Ecommerce Europe earlier this year. The Brussels-headquartered organisation represents more than 75,000 companies selling goods and services online to consumers in Europe.

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