Our Team


Jim Daly

Jim Daly is the CEOI of the Private Hospitals Association. Prior to his appointment as CEO. 
in May 2022, Jim worked as a public representative for 16 years serving as a Cllr, Vice Chair of the HSE Regional Health Forum, Mayor of the County of Cork, TD, Chair of Oireachtas
committee on Children & Youth Affairs and Minister for Mental Health & Older People. 
Prior to his career in politics, Jim worked as a leader and manager in education as well as owning & operating a number of successful businesses in the hospitality sector.

Communication and PR Officer

Christina Kenny

Christina is the Communication and PR Officer of the Private Hospitals Association. Prior to her role at the PHA Christina completed the BioInnovate, Stanford affiliate program at University College Galway and worked in clinical healthcare research. 

Christina is a Smurfit School of business graduate with a history in microbiological research and chronic disease advocacy. Christina is currently finishing up her PhD in chronic disease management pathways in Ireland.