Tagged: FORAS

Statement from FORAS Board of Management

The outgoing Board of Management of Cork City FC (FORAS) are pleased to announce that earlier today we have had final sign-off on each of the documents required for the football club to be bought outright by Dermot Usher, which has also been approved by our governing body, the Football Association of Ireland. Outgoing club chairman, Declan Carey, said “This is a great day for Cork City Football Club. We now have a new owner who has the capability to allow our club compete where it should be. As a Board we want to wish Dermot the best of luck...

FORAS Audit & Compliance Committee – Applications

At the 2021 Annual General Meeting of Friends of the Rebel Army Society (FORAS) members voted to create a new Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee. The Board of Management of FORAS are now inviting suitable volunteers to apply for a role on the new committee. If you are interested in joining the committee please email your CV to [email protected] The closing date for applications is 30 November 2021. RequirementsBoard or audit committee experience is desirable. Applicants should have relevant experience in accounting, compliance, corporate governance or finance.   DutiesThe committee will have oversight of the company’s financial affairs, controls and governance structures. The committee shall work...

Update from Board of Management

Last Thursday, the 17th of December, the Board of Management of Cork City Football Club announced that Grovemoor Ltd., and its owner Mr. Trevor Hemmings, had informed us that due to being unable to agree terms on a lease agreement with the Munster Football Association (MFA), that Grovemoor Ltd would not be proceeding with their option to purchase Cork City Football Club at this time. As the Board had communicated to its members in October of this year, failure to secure investment vis-a-vis a full takeover of the football club would result in severe cuts across the club, particularly to...