Gerald Kiernan


Gerald Kiernan has over 30 years work experience in the Dairy Industry. He has successfully managed Dairy farms in Ireland, New Zealand and Saudi Arabia with Almarai as well as advisory roles in El Salvador and Turkmenistan.

He has being General Manager of Masakin& National Dairy Farms since 2003. Gerald holds a Diploma in Dairying Management and Husbandry from Gurteen Agriculture College followed by a Certificate in Farm Management from the Irish Farm Management Apprenticeship Board. More recently, Mr.Kiernan was awarded an MBA in Leadership and Sustainability from the University of Cumbria. The farms have achieved many significant milestones over the past 13 years. These include the transition from a private entity to a Limited Liability Company under corporate governance. The farms have managed to achieve consistent double digit net profits annually. Multiple ADFCA Grade A awards for both farms.2013 successful implementation of ISO 9001 & ISO 22000 Certification.