Our Team

Primeline Sales & Marketing works with both the most-established and the fastest-emerging food, drinks and confectionary brands across Ireland and the UK. This requires having the best, most experienced and most knowledgeable people looking after our clients.

Our team have an unrivalled understanding of how our clients and their markets work. Because of this, we are uniquely positioned to provide brand-building strategic sales solutions across multiple retail, licensed and food service channels.

Fergus Murphy
Fergus MurphyManaging Director Primeline Sales & Marketing
Fergus is both highly experienced and respected. Having previously been Commercial Director with Stafford Lynch and Head of Sales at RB, he is accountable for growing our business and ensuring you get the service you both expect and require.

Email : fergus.murphy@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8358300

Kieran Mc Mahon
Kieran Mc MahonSales Director
Kieran McMahon joined Primeline in late 2017 and is a highly experienced sales professional with a broad range of experience gained both domestically and internationally across numerous categories, channels and route to market formats. Kieran has worked with Green Isle, GSK,Kellogg’s international and Le Group Bel International in NAM, Commercial controller and Sales Director roles across Ireland, UK, Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

Email : Kieran.mcmahon@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8353000

John O Brien
John O BrienFood Service Business Manager
John has built up an abundance of experience in the FMCG industry over the past 20 years. John joined Primeline in 2017 having worked in MWP & Tesco. He has a vast knowledge of the food Service Industry and is the business Manager for our food services division, which is our most rapidly expanding team

Email : john.obrien@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8353000

John Carey
John CareyCommercial Manager
John Carey joined Johnson brothers in 2012 having come through an extensive background in Revlon and Avon.John has worked his way through the business and has an impressive knowledge of the Grocery and Pharmacy channels. John is our Commercial Manager for Jaymark Division Non food.

Email: john.carey@jaymark.primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8353000

Colm Dowling
Colm DowlingBusiness Unit Manager for T&S
Colm joined Primeline in 2017 from Unilever Ireland. Colm has quickly progressed in Primeline and is now our business unit manager for our Jaymark T&S (tobacco) account. Colm has a vast knowledge of the FMCG industry and together with his team work closely with retailers across multiple channels in the Irish market to ensure opportunities for sales growth are identified and maximised.

Email: colm.dowling@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8353000

Mary Gately
Mary Gately Head of Demand Planning
Mary spent over 20 years in procurement, demand/sales forecasting and inventory management with Diageo Ireland. With her team managing 4,000+ calls weekly, it’s her level of experience that has ensured our clients stay with us and stay looked after.

Email: mary.gately@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8358305

Niamh Wilson
Niamh WilsonPrestige Division Manager
Niamh joined Johnson Brothers in 2008 and progressed through a variety of roles within the Prestige Division. Throughout her time in the division Niamh has secured new brands such as Coty Luxury, Designer Parfum, This Works and Perscent. Niamh is currently the Prestige Division Manager

Email: niamh.wilson@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8353000

Simon Byrne
Simon ByrnePharmacy Commercial Manager
Simon started his career in Johnson Brothers in 1998 as a Sales Rep for convenience. He was appointed Pharmacy Sales Manager in 2002 and has since developed an abundance of knowledge in the Pharmacy Channel. He is our current Pharmacy Commercial Manager

Email: simon.byrne@primeline.ie
Tel: +353 (1) 8358305