Pat Desmond

Managing Director

25+ years experience in leading project teams to deliver fast track projects and the implementation of latest automation and MES technologies to the process industry. Working with clients to realize the benefits of technology to the manufacturing process.

  • Excellent understanding of all aspects of biotechnology/pharmaceutical capital projects execution, cost control and scheduling.
  • Proven track record in team management in dynamic business models.
  • Global experience in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, food processing and wastewater.
  • Extensive expertise in project management, engineering, validation, technical support, maintenance and sales at senior levels.

Specialties: Capital Project Management, Automation Master Planning, Technology Selection, Vendor Assessments, Batch Design, Remediation Planning, Managing Teams

Daniel Desmond

Operations Manager

Daniel is an experienced Administrator and Operations Manager with extensive experience in both the not-for profit and commercial sectors. Daniel holds a BA degree in Philosophy and Communications and a MA in Philosophy and has trained in Project Management and Digital Recruiting. Daniel is responsible for Financial Management, Health & Safety, Quality Management and Office Systems.

Marian McGurrin

Recruitment Business Manager

Marian has over 10 years experience in the Recruitment industry and has extensive experience in both agency and in-house roles. She has specific expertise in recruitment and talent acquisition for the Science & Engineering sector and has worked with some of Ireland’s leading organisations in the Life Sciences & Medical Device Sectors.

Marian has a proven track record of rolling out talent acquisition plans for Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device clients and has successfully led talent acquisition projects as Lead TA for both Ireland and EMEA.

She has extensive experience in client & candidate management, talent attraction & engagement and talent mapping.

Marian specialises in TA Project Planning, TA Start up, Client Management, Business Development, Recruitment Team Management. She holds a BA in Business & Management and is a Qualified Blackbelt in digital recruitment.

Aishlyn Kerr

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Aishlyn has a wealth of recruitment experience with extensive knowledge of full cycle recruitment, specialising in Science and Engineering.

Aishlyn has successfully recruited for leading Pharmaceutical, Biotech & Medical Device companies across multiple sites for both established businesses and new start – ups.

With a proven track record of establishing both candidate and client relationships, in addition to developing strategies to attract and retain talent. Holding a blackbelt in digital recruitment, she is a specialist in head hunting top talent for technical engineering positions, recruitment team management, stakeholder management, along with talent acquisition strategies.

Aishlyn prides herself on being quality focused with a drive to source the best talent to advance organisations capabilities.