Deirdre Kelly

Country Manager - Ireland and Malta

Deirdre joined Consilient Health in 2014 to set up the Irish business unit. Since then, Deirdre and the Irish team have successfully launched a range of medicines across CH’s key therapeutic areas in both the secondary and primary care settings with new launches in Malta from 2021.

Prior to joining Consilient Health, Deirdre spent 13 years at Eli Lilly, most recently as business unit manager responsible for the Osteoporosis, Cardiology, Oncology and Primary Care product portfolios. At Novo Nordisk, she was the lead marketer for growth hormone in the UK & Ireland territories. Deirdre started her career at Nutricia where she held a number of management positions.

Deirdre has a BSc (Hons) in Nutrition & Dietetics from Trinity College, Dublin with post graduate qualifications in marketing, health economics and a Diploma from the Institute Of Directors. Deirdre is also a board member of Medicines For Ireland trade association, Irish Medicines Verification Organisation and is completing her term as President of the Irish Pharmaceutical Managers Institute (2022 / 2023).