Meet our team

The Chester Beatty staff provide a diversity of professional experiences and skill sets, making the museum an exciting and innovative working environment that is reflected in our exhibitions, events and activities.

Director's Office

  • Fionnuala Croke

  • Mary Clark
    Executive Assistant to the Director

Senior Management Team

  • Derval O’Carroll
    Head of Operations & Administration

  • Tim Keefe
    Head of Digital

  • Sinéad McCartan
    Head of Collections


  • Mary Redfern
    Curator of East Asian Collections

  • Moya Carey
    Curator of Islamic Collections

  • Jill Unkel
    Curator of Western Collections

  • Laura Muldowney
    East Asian Researcher

  • Felicia Tan


  • Cian Elliott
    Head of Development

  • Caroline O'Hora
    Events Coordinator

  • Sabhbh Ní Mhaolagáin
    Membership Officer

Research Services

  • Celine Ward
    Reference Librarian

  • Hyder Abbas
    Assistant Librarian

Learning and Education

  • Jenny Siung
    Head of Education

  • Justyna Chmielewska
    Education Officer

  • Heidi Campbell
    Education Assistant


  • Sinéad Ward
    Digital Curator

  • Jenny Greiner
    Digital Services Assistant

  • Jon Riordan
    Senior Digital Photographer

  • Simon Barrett
    ICT Manager


  • Kristine Rose Beers
    Head of Conservation

  • Julia Poirier
    Book/Paper Conservator


  • Mary Corless
    Human Resources Manager

  • Anne Dillon
    Finance Manager

  • Justin Rovira Kearney
    Security and Facilities Manager

  • Rie Mishima
    Shop Manager

  • Eimear Tynan
    Retail Assistant

Open today 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Monday to Friday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:45am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92