Vicki O’Toole is managing director of JJ O’Toole, the leading supplier of packaging and design solutions in Ireland, with customers including Selfridges, Brown Thomas, Adare Manor, Dunnes Stores and Lloyds Pharmacy.

However, the mother of five never expected to take over the reins of the business until her husband Fergus became unwell in 2008 and sadly passed away two years later.