Deliveroo Ireland has announced the appointment of Helen Maher as its new regional director in Ireland, as it sets its sights on continued growth in the country in 2023.
In this role, Maher will build on the company’s commitment to this key market, working with more than 3,000 self-employed riders and over 1,800 restaurants across the country.
Maher, originally from Dublin, joined Deliveroo from Expedia Group, where she accumulated over ten years of experience, most recently as director of market management in London. During this time, she oversaw the commercial teams responsible for growing lodging partner business and market share in the region. Prior to this, she was Expedia Group’s area manager for Ireland and Wales.
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Maher will have responsibility for Deliveroo’s commercial and operational performance in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Carlo Mocci, chief business officer, UK&I, Deliveroo, said, “Ireland is an important market for Deliveroo, with strong consumer demand, amazing restaurant partners and a brilliant team. I’m delighted to have Helen’s experience and insight to help grow Deliveroo’s offer for customers, partners and riders across the country.”
Maher said, “I’m really excited to take on this new challenge with the Irish team – I’m passionate about food, growing companies, and supporting partners in reaching their business goals. The scale of the opportunity ahead is huge – Deliveroo wants to become the definitive online food company, and I look forward to reaching ever more Irish customers and bringing them more choice and value.”
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