Kevin F. O’Malley served as the U.S. Ambassador to Ireland from 2014-2017. After completing his ambassadorial service, he rejoined the law firm of Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale where he was an attorney from 2003 to 2014.
He returned to his hometown of St. Louis with the goal of continuing to work toward deepening the business and cultural ties between the United States and Ireland. On March 14, 2017, he was appointed as a non-executive director for the board of Greencore Group, a billion-dollar multinational food company that is headquartered in Ireland, publicly traded on the London exchange and just completed a major acquisition in the United States.
Ambassador O’Malley was previously an officer in the litigation practice group at Greensfelder, where he led the medical negligence and white collar crime and regulatory compliance areas of practice. A former federal prosecutor for the U.S. Department of Justice, he earned his law degree from Saint Louis University School of Law and also has a degree in philosophy and political science from Saint Louis University.