Edward Friel

Eddie Friel studied at Ulster University and Queen’s University Belfast. He has been Director of Development and Alumni Relations at Ulster University since late 2013.


Eddie Friel

Eddie Friel studied at Ulster University and Queen’s University Belfast. He has been Director of Development and Alumni Relations at Ulster University since late 2013.

He has previously held roles in the University’s Academic Office and Research and Impact team.  He also worked for Invest Northern Ireland, Queen’s University Belfast and in the private sector.

He has served as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of the Foyle Heath and Social Services Trust, Governor of Omagh College of Further Education and as a Director of the Clinical Translational Research and Innovation Centre (C-TRIC).

He is currently a Member of the Board of the Nerve Centre, a leading creative media arts centre.  He spends his spare time with his family and is also actively involved in his local GAA club.