James A Barry, Founder of Barry Group

Our Board of Directors

Our Board is committed to ensuring a culture of effective corporate governance while always considering our valued stakeholders.

Managing Director Jim Barry

Jim Barry

Managing Director

Chairman Denis Kennedy

Denis Kennedy


Sales Director Edwina Lucey

Edwina Lucey

Sales Director

Buying Director Niall Harnett

Niall Hartnett

Buying Director

Our Milestones & Achievements

Our Team

At Barry Group, we are comprised of a team of innovators, thought leaders, industry specialists and solution focused professionals with a deep pride in our work. We treat everyday as an opportunity to collaborate to ensure that we offer an unrivalled service for our retail partners while staying true to our family run, professionally led ethos.

Employing over 250 business professionals, Barry Group’s workforce includes the following disciplines: Buying, Sales, Store Development, Fresh Food Advisory, Marketing, Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources and Logistics, Our team service each component of our business individually to ensure that our offering is specifically crafted to meet the needs of our valued customers.

As a business, we are committed to the health and well-being of each member of our team. We achieve this by ensuring that Barry Group is a healthy and happy workplace through our Employee Well-being program, offering our team members opportunities to grow both professionally and personally.

Body of Awards