Bill Prasifka, Chief Executive of the Medical Council


Effective Professional Regulation:
The Link between Governance and Performance

Wednesday December 4th, The Alex Hotel, Dublin 2.
Distinguished speaker: Mr. Bill Prasifka

Bill Prasifka is the Chief Executive of the Medical Council in Ireland, taking up that position in October 2015.
A trained lawyer from the US, Mr. Prasifka has been in Ireland since the late 1980s and has held a number of other high-profile posts, including Financial Services Ombudsman, Chairman of the Competition Authority and Commissioner of Aviation Regulation.

Born in Los Angeles, Bill was educated at Columbia University, New York, and practised as a lawyer in US before moving to Ireland. He has held a number of roles in the private sector advising in areas of Irish, European and American law — prior to assuming his regulatory roles.