Daphne Hosford

Business Development Manager

Daphne is the Business Development Manager for UCD, TCD and Maynooth. Daphne engages with existing and potential industry partners to identify their needs and match the industry partner with the appropriate academic expertise in Insight to form win win collaborations to solve current and future business challenges.

Before joining the Insight Team, Daphne worked in industry for over 25 years in leadership roles across shopper insights, consumer data analytics, business development, sales and marketing. She holds a BA in International Marketing and Languages (Spanish and German) from DCU and was awarded a MAFF Scholarship for her MSc. in International Food Marketing and Agricultural Policy from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne.