Thursday January 23, 2020

Dunnes son building own empire away from family business

Succession plans at Dunnes Stores appear to be proceeding without Michael Heffernan, son of company boss Margaret Heffernan, as he develops a collection of fashion and hotel interests

1st December, 2019
Michael Heffernan is son of Dunnes Stores boss Margaret Heffernan

Michael Heffernan, son of Dunnes Stores boss Margaret Heffernan, is building up his own international and local fashion retail interests, it has emerged. He has also invested in several hotels on the south and east coasts of Ireland.

Heffernan and his former fashion model wife Maureen Dolan are behind several online clothing platforms including one called Dresses.ie that is fronted by the Kehoe ‘influencer’ sisters.

Ashley, Emma and Claudine Kehoe are currently...

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