IBAT College Dublin appoints new Principal

DUBLIN, IRELAND, 31 JULY 2020: IBAT College Dublin, Ireland’s leading enterprise-focused third level institution, today announced the appointment of Joe Gorey to the post of Principal at the college.

In his new role, Joe will be responsible for working with IBAT’s academic staff to ensure the continuous delivery of high-quality teaching, learning and assessment, and providing a great environment and outstanding facilities to help students achieve their best potential.

Prior to joining IBAT, Joe held the position as Programme Director at Griffith College Dublin.

Joe also created ‘Achieve Online Learning’, an e-learning development and management solution for academic institutions and businesses. In addition to this, Joe has also held the position as CEO of Setanta College, Tipperary, which specialises in sports programmes.

Before his venture into the higher education sector, Joe worked as a Senior HR Consultant at Intel Ireland, an electronics manufacturer, for over 15 years.

Commenting on his new role, Joe, Principal at IBAT College Dublin said: “I am honoured to be appointed Principal of IBAT College and I very much look forward to working in close partnership with academic staff and students to deliver strategies that builds on the strong foundations of the institution and enhances our existing strengths in providing high-quality education for our students.”

Boaz Arbel, Joint interim Managing Director at IBAT College said: “I welcome Joe to IBAT College and look forward to working with him closely. He will be a wonderful addition to our leadership team. Joe’s outstanding track record of successful leadership and experience makes him well-placed to lead IBAT’s onward journey and make an important contribution to its future.”

Established in 2004, IBAT College Dublin offers undergraduate, postgraduate, English language courses and professional education within a state-of-the-art learning environment across a range of subject areas including business, accounting, ICT and management.