The independent director will have experience in one or all of the following areas-
- Public Affairs/Advocacy
- Public Relations
- Sports/Health sector experience
The Board meets 4-6 times per year, normally in Dublin, and the constitution allows for 9 elected members and 2 independent directors, with specific skills and allowing for geneder balance. The Board has a number of sub-committees which the independent director would be expected to contribute to in addtion to attending a number of events each year.