Corporate Services


Our Mission

To ensure the smooth, efficient and effective running of the organization.

Our Role

The Corporate Services Department is responsible for the Corporate Planning process within Foras na Gaeilge including overseeing the preparation of long and short term plans and annual reports. This department oversees and coordinates the research programme of the organization. As well as this, The Corporate Services Department is also responsible for the provision of administrative and support services within Foras na Gaeilge including the introduction of effective Finance, HR and IT processes.

Our Responsibilities

  • The development of an effective corporate planning function within Foras na Gaeilge to include business unit plans, annual work programmes and budgets and reports, and corporate plans.
  • The development of appropriate performance indicators to underpin the planning process.
  • To oversee and coordinate the programme of research.
  • To manage the financial affairs of Foras na Gaeilge in a manner consistent with the Financial Memorandum thus supporting the activities of all other departments
  • To provide an effective HR service to the management and staff of Foras na Gaeilge across all related matters including recruitment, training and development of staff
  • To ensure the development, support and maintenance of appropriate IT systems within Foras na Gaeilge.


Fields of Work

Corporate Planning


Human Resources

Information Technology

ÁIS (Book Distribution Agency)


Shane Ó hEidhin (Director of Corporate Services)

Finance, Human Resources and Information Technology

Mairéad Ní Chéadagáin (Programme Manager)

Aisling Nic Craith

Máire Ní Laoire

Colm Ó hArgáin

Anna Lee

Caitríona Howard

Fiach Uíbh Eachach

Niamh Ní Thuama

Bee Ní Choitir

Corporate Planning

Dr. Seán Ó Cearnaigh (Programme Manager)

Sadhbh Ní Ógáin


More information about Áis.

Corporate Documents

Click here for corporate documents.

Contact Details

Dublin Office:

Tel: +353 1 639 8400 Fax: +353 1 639 8401

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