Kieran was elected as a TD for Limerick City in the recent General Election. He was previously a Senator in the 25th Seanad, where he was the Fine Gael Spokesperson on Finance in the Seanad. Kieran previously served as a TD, having been re-elected to the Dáil in February 2011, having first been elected in May 2007. He was appointed Deputy Spokesperson on Enterprise, Trade and Innovation with Special Responsibility for Enterprise & Employment, October 2010, having previously been a Spokesperson on Finance. Kieran is currently Vice-Chairperson of the Public Accounts Committee( PAC) and a member of the Oireachtas Finance Committee.
Kieran is married to Phil and has four children. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant, with many years of experience with his own practice and has an honours Business Studies degree from UL. He has a special interest in Disabilities.
Job creation as well as promoting the City and Shannon Airport are amongst his main priorities.
News & Statements
O’Donnell repeats demands for insurance companies to pass soaring profits back to hard pressed customers
Fine Gael Senator Kieran O’Donnell has today re-affirmed his call to insurance companies to immediately pass soaring profits back to hard-pressed customers through reduced premiums.
Green Party’s call to put the brakes on M20 detrimental to economic development – O’Donnell
The Green Party’s calls to put the brakes on the vital M20 project would be detrimental to both the regional economy and road users, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
International investment in Limerick will bring 600 jobs to the city – O’Donnell
Today’s announcement of international investment in Limerick by Edwards Life Sciences is a real boost for the city and county, a Fine Gael Senator has said.