Elphin Mart appointments and retirements

Elphin Livestock Mart has recently appointed Ciaran Lynch from Croghan, Co. Roscommon as its new Assistant Manager.

Ciaran has been heavily involved in Elphin Livestock Mart over the past four years, as a member of the Board of Directors and now as Secretary.

Commenting on the appointment of Ciaran, Bernard Donohue, newly-appointed Chairman of Elphin Livestock Mart, said: “Elphin has proudly served the farmers of Roscommon and beyond since 1961. Ciaran and our recently appointed Mart Manager, Kevin Caslin will both play a key role in ensuring that the mart’s future strategy is relevant and aligned with the needs of our shareholders, our customers, and our customers’ customers in a rapidly changing world.

“The Board of Elphin Mart recently held a retirement event to thank outgoing Mart Manager, Gerry Connellan; outgoing Secretary, Carmelita Caslin, and outgoing Chairman, Pat Dockery, for their outstanding work, commitment and drive over the past number of years.

“We wish Gerry, Carmelita and Pat well and thank them for their great work. The Board also wishes to welcome our two new members, Sean Moran and Martin Travers”.