Conal McFeely

Conal is the founding member and Development Executive for Creggan Enterprises (CE).

CE is a social economy enterprise company providing 100,000 square feet of retail, community services and workspace provision.

Since its inception in 1991, CE has acquired an asset base in excess of £3.5m, attracted investment in excess of £9m.

Creggan Enterprises is seen as a model of best practice within Northern Ireland and beyond.

Board Membership and Social Economy Advisory Roles

- The Community Foundation for Northern Ireland
- Ireland Committee Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust
- Local Strategy Partnership (Derry City Council Area)
- North West Peace III Partnership Board
- Founder member of Maydown Precision Engineering, Creggan Enterprises, John Hewitt Co-op Bar and Restaurant, Social Economy Solutions, Social Economy Agency, and voluntary director, The Playhouse, and Bloody Sunday Trust.

Publications

- Death of a Factory – a community response to a multinational closure;
- Building a Social Economy for the New Millennium;
- The Art of Mediation – The Politics of conflict transformation