Our Advisory Board
ReganWall Advisory Board
ReganWall established an Advisory Board in 2020 to oversee the growth of the firm and to provide objective feedback on the firm’s performance. The Advisory Board, which is comprised of seasoned executives, works with the firm’s partners to advise on strategic growth and direction.
By leveraging the perspectives of business leaders from a variety of backgrounds, the firm will benefit from their strategic advice and in-depth guidance. ReganWall is the first Irish law firm to appoint an Advisory Board of this kind.
Our current Advisory Board members are:
Brendan Lenihan is Managing Director of Navigo Consulting. As a former President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, Brendan has had a lengthy advisory and professional consulting career including as a Partner with Andersen Business Consulting and Principal of Brendan Lenihan & Associates where he has been a strategic adviser to a number of successful indigenous Irish businesses.
Brendan is a non-executive Director of Bus Eireann and has held roles as an external member of the Audit & Risk Committees of the CIE Group and the Irish Dental Council. Brendan is a non-executive Director of HSE – Health Service Executive Ireland. Brendan is a trustee and Chair of Audit & Risk Committee Pieta House, a charity providing prevention, intervention, and bereavement services to those affected by suicide and self-harm.
Brendan was previously a Group Finance Director of one of Ireland’s largest nursing home groups. He is a former non-executive Director of the international body coordinating the accounting profession in Britain and Ireland (CCAB Ltd). Brendan has been awarded a number of academic, civic, and professional honours including Graduate of the Year (UCC), and Winner, Irish Times Debating Competition.
Daire Coffey is the founder of Perspectives which provides business mentoring, executive coaching, and leadership development consultancy to both Irish and international clients. Daire has over 20 years professional experience holding general management/marketing and director roles at UDG Healthcare plc (formerly United Drug plc) and Enterprise Ireland Dublin and Brussels.
Daire is a Chartered Director and accredited Executive Coach, a Master Practitioner in NLP and is licensed in use of MBTI, BarOn EQi, Insights Discovery and Roche Martin ECI 360. Daire is also a published co-author of ‘Emotional Intelligence (EQ) A Leadership Imperative!’ available in English and Chinese.
She is an Associate Faculty member of the Irish Management Institute (IMI), HPC Global and is a Business Mentor with the Dublin City Enterprise Board. Daire is a non-executive director of Amawele and Ryanmor Trading and board member of Alexandra College.
Brendan O’Regan is a successful entrepreneur and senior executive. Brendan has built and organically grown a number of technology companies, sourcing and building strong technical and management teams, expanding geographically, and dealing with the cultural and management challenges of going global.
In 1998, Brendan founded Zenith Technologies. Through Brendan’s stewardship Zenith Technologies has become a world leader in delivering Automation, MES and Digital Transformation solutions to the life sciences sector and now has over 850 skilled employees operating across five continents. Zenith Technologies was sold to Cognizant, one of the world’s largest professional services companies and a Fortune 500 company, in 2019.
Brendan is an experienced technologist, with a proven track record of technical excellence in process automation and control. Brendan has leveraged best in class technologies to deliver true business benefit to customers. Brendan is also involved as a stakeholder and executive in a number of technology companies.