Mr Seán Donlon
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Sean Donlon has served as the Chancellor of the University of Limerick, Ireland from 2002 to 2008. Mr Donlon has previously worked with the GPA Group plc, as well as with GE Capital Aviation Services. Prior to entering the private sector, he had a long career in the Irish public service, having been Irish Ambassador to the United States of America and Secretary General of the Department of Foreign Affairs. Mr Donlon is a director of Babcock and Brown, Norwich Union International Ltd, Enba plc, the University of Limerick Foundation Ltd and Chairman of the Birr Scientific and Heritage Foundation Ltd. Mr Donlon is a graduate of the University College Dublin and was conferred with an Honorary Doctorate of Civil and Canon Laws by the National University of Ireland in December 2008 and an Honorary Doctorate of Laws by the University of Limerick in January 2009.