Vice President – Mrs. Anne Hanniffy
Anne Hanniffy is currently the Corporate Responsibility Specialist for Krungthai-AXA Life in Thailand. Previous to this position Anne was CEO of Fundraising Ireland, the Umbrella body of charities in Ireland. From 2010-2013 she held the position of CEO with the charity Haven, an Irish NGO working to build sustainable communities in Haiti.
A graduate of University College Dublin with an honours degree in social science, Anne moved to New York City and resided there from 1995 to 1999, working in the financial industry at Lehman Brothers and KCSA Public Relations. In September 1999, she joined GOAL Ireland, the international aid organisation, and stayed there for eight years. She served as country director in East Timor and Niger, and she was also the emergency coordinator for three years, responding to major emergencies in countries such as Darfur, Iran and Niger and several major earthquake and famine disasters in Africa and Asia. In 2007 she managed and co-ordinated The Chicago Trophy, an international soccer event in partnership with Platinum One Ireland and The City of Chicago. Prior to Haven she was Events Director at Business & Finance managing international events and award programmes in Asia, the US and Ireland.