Amanda is managing director for JUST EAT in Ireland. She joined JUST EAT in 2012 as head of sales and quickly progressed to her current role managing the Irish business across sales, marketing, operations and customer care.
JUST EAT is one of Ireland’s fastest growing, most exciting and dynamic technology companies.
As MD for JUST EAT Ireland, Amanda has established the company in Ireland and driven its growth and expansion since taking over as MD three years ago. JUST EAT is Ireland’s leading takeaway delivery service connecting over 1800 restaurants and over 30 different cuisine types with customers throughout the country.
The JUST EAT app has been downloaded over 700,000 times since it launched in October 2013, it is the number 1 app under ‘Food & Drink’ in the App Store in Ireland and has been consistently since launch. As Managing Director Amanda has been directly responsible for driving the company’s growth and developing the use of technology to reach JUST EAT customers in new ways.
Amanda joined JUST EAT from Bewley’s, where as Regional Manager for Dublin and Leinster she was responsible for a team delivering annual sales of over 10m and her area was the most profitable in the business. Before Bewley’s she worked for 8 years with Pernod Ricard, the world’s co-leader in wines and spirits. Amanda started her years in Pernod Ricard as part of the Dublin sales team and later made the move to senior brand manager for wines managing a portfolio of international brands such as Gallo and Jacob’s Creek.
Amanda holds a BA in Business and a Diploma in Marketing & French from DkIT.
Amanda was shortlisted in both 2015 and 2016 for the WMB Businesswoman Award and the IMAGE Businesswoman of the Year awards.