Kathryn Thomson (Chair)

National Museums NI

Chris Armstrong

Assistant Chief Executive, Eastside Partnership

Julia Corkey

Chief Executive of ICC Belfast | Waterfront Hall | Ulster Hall

David Cowan

Director of Commercial Operations, Translink

Kevin Gamble

Director and Chief Executive Officer, Féile an Phobail

Peter Harbinson

Executive Director, Communications & Marketing, Invest NI

Howard Hastings

Managing Director, Hastings Hotels

Uel Hoey

Business Development Director, Belfast International Airport

Judith Owens

Chief Executive, TBL International

Michael Robinson

Port Director, Belfast Harbour

Raymond Robinson

Head of Conferencing & Operations,Presbyterian Church in Ireland

Michael Stewart

President, Belfast Chamber

Caroline Wilson

Director, Taste & Tour NI

Caroline Young

Director of Student Plus, Queen’s University Belfast

Belfast City Council

  • Councillor Fred Cobain
  • Councillor Eric Hanvey
  • Councillor Paul McCusker
  • Councillor Séanna Walsh


  • John Greer, Belfast City Council
  • Eimear Henry, Belfast City Council
  • John McGrillen, Tourism NI

Operational Sub Committee

Chair: Judith Owens


  • Chris Armstrong
  • Kevin Gamble
  • Peter Harbinson
  • Raymond Robinson
  • Michael Stewart
  • Caroline Young

Audit, Finance and HR Sub Committee

Chair: Michael Robinson


  • Julia Corkey
  • David Cowan
  • Uel Hoey
  • Marie-Therese McGivern
  • Caroline Wilson
  • Cllr Eric Hanvey
  • Cllr Séanna Walsh

Remuneration Sub Committee 

Chair: Kathryn Thomson


  • Marie-Therese McGivern
  • Michael Robinson