Jacqueline O’Donovan joined the Board of Trustees in June 2017.

As MD of O’Donovan Waste Disposal, Jacqueline O’Donovan is one of the waste, logistics, and construction sectors’ most fervent pioneers of employee training and industry best practice. She is passionate about improving safety, not only within O’Donovan Waste, but also across the wider industry. O’Donovan became one of the first construction firms to become a CLOCS (Construction Logistics and Community Safety) champion and achieved the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) Gold accreditation for the sixth consecutive year. Personal achievements for Jacqueline include being named Outstanding Woman in Construction 2016, Constructing Excellence Achiever or the Year 2016 and the Vitalise Business Women of the Year 2016 as well as the Institute of Directors’ Family Business Director of the Year. She is also a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) and is a chartered waste manager of the CIWM.