Colm Brophy

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Colm Brophy

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Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora
Assumed office
1 July 2020
TaoiseachMicheál Martin
Preceded byCiarán Cannon
Chair of the Committee on Budgetary Oversight
In office
13 December 2017 – 1 July 2020
Preceded byJosepha Madigan
Succeeded byNeasa Hourigan
Teachta Dála
Assumed office
February 2016
ConstituencyDublin South-West
Personal details
Born (1966-06-22) 22 June 1966 (age 54)
Dublin, Ireland
NationalityIrish
Political partyFine Gael
Spouse(s)Maeve O'Connell (m. 1998)
Alma materDublin Institute of Technology

Colm Brophy (born 22 June 1966) is an Irish Fine Gael politician who has served as Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora since July 2020. He has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Dublin South-West constituency since 2016.[1]

He was a member of South Dublin County Council from 2008 to 2014.[2][3] He was appointed Chair of the Dáil Committee on Budgetary Oversight in December 2017.[4]

Following the formation of the Government of the 33rd Dáil, Brophy was appointed Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Colm Brophy". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 28 December 2018.
  2. ^ "Colm Brophy". ElectionsIreland.org. Retrieved 7 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Election 2016: Colm Brophy". RTÉ. 28 February 2016.
  4. ^ "Colm Brophy". Houses of the Oireachtas. December 2017. Retrieved 22 April 2018.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ciarán Cannon
Minister of State for Overseas Development Aid and Diaspora
2020–present
Incumbent