Aidan Davitt was first elected to the Seanad on the Industrial & Commercial Panel in 2016. Re-elected in March 2020. Fianna Fáil Seanad Spokesperson for Public Expenditure & Reform in the 26th Seanad. He was previously elected to Westmeath County Council in 2009 and re-elected in 2014 and has served 5 years on Mullingar Town Council.
Aidan comes from a strong business and agriculture background and is Managing Director of the national award-winning Sherry FitzGerald Davitt & Davitt Auctioneers. From their offices in Mullingar and Castlepollard they employ 15 people and.
- Former member of A.I.L.G Executive.
- Served on Dub Mid – Leinster Health Forum for 5 years.
- Former Chairman of JPC.
- Heavily involved in GAA, former secretary of Clonkill Hurling Club and Chairman of St.Lomans GAA for 8 years, Westmeath’s largest club.
- Founder and Chaired Westmeath Hurling Supporters Club. Oifig na Gaeilge Co. Na hlarmhi ar cuig bhlian.
Married to Gillian and Blessed with two young daughters Ella and Cliodhna.