BSc.(Hons) Construction Management
John is Managing Director at Lafferty Project Managers. John has experience in the Property and Construction sectors and has played a significant role in the delivery of landmark projects including Dundrum Town Centre and the Bord Gais Energy Theatre.
John brings particular expertise in managing key project interfaces and relationships, ensuring good communication and collaboration across the project team. He is focused on the delivery of the best value for money, quality and commercial success based on the agreed client objectives.
John has an industry reputation in the selection, appointment and management of large project teams and he has particular skills in establishing effective project structure and project execution plans.
BArch MSc Proj Man MRIAI RIBA
Colin is a Director of Lafferty with design, project management and construction experience. He has worked on major projects in Europe, the UK and Ireland during his professional career.
Colin has vast experience over a long period in commercial, health, education, retail and leisure sectors. He has specific experience in urban regeneration projects, a number of which have incorporated protected structures. His experience also includes projects procured under EU directives and prestigious fit-out contracts.
Colin has particular strengths in the role of Client Representative, in establishing business goals and objectives and developing strategies for the delivery of construction and related projects. He also can provide skills in the selection of an appropriate project team, establishing the Client brief, interfacing with Landlord and Tenant legal advisors and co-ordination of design and construction activities to project completion.
BSc.(Hons) Construction Management
Rory is a Director of Lafferty Project Managers with project management, construction management, engineering and quantity surveying experience. Rory has experience working on major projects ranging in value from €50m upwards to €500m on retail, commercial, leisure, residential office fit-out and pharmaceutical developments.
Rory brings particular expertise in planning, project controls and design programme management ensuring information flow to meet on-site construction programme requirements. Rory also brings his expertise in the overall coordination of end-user requirements with the core project to ensure value for money, quality and commercial success for our clients and ultimate end-users.
BSc MBA MSCSI MRICS
Brian provides the leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure that the company has the proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and people systems in place to effectively grow the company and to ensure financial strength and operating efficiency. A results driven professional with national and international experience in property development, investment and construction. Strong communication skills and a successful track record in building client relationships, managing resources and delivering results to tight deadlines. Adaptable to new situations and roles, with a well-developed ability in strategic thinking and problem-solving. Strong leadership skills with a successful record in driving projects of significant value.
BE PGradDip CEng MIEI
Garret is a Director of Lafferty Project Managers with over 24 years of experience in the Irish and UK Construction and Property industry.
He has managed both the design and construction of multiple large commercial projects having worked for Main Contractors, Project Quantity Surveyor and as Developer/ Client Representative. He has successfully procured and managed numerous design teams and delivered several high profile projects through to completion.
Garret has delivered projects such as Grant Thornton HQ, IDA HQ, Stillorgan Village, The Shelbourne Hotel, Lidl Head Office and the Dylan Hotel. Garret has proven problem-solving skills with the unique experience of delivering large scale projects from the main contractor, QS and client PM perspectives.
B.E., MIEI, LEED GA
Gavin is a Director of Lafferty with experience in the Construction Industry working on projects ranging in value from €10m to €500m.
Gavin has experience across a broad range of sectors including Commercial, Pharmaceutical, Semiconductor, Fit-out, Residential, Healthcare and Education. With a background in Civil and Structural Engineering, Gavin is technically minded with a keen eye for detail. Gavin brings a collaborative approach to project management, building relationships with key stakeholders and ensuring that the team stay focused to ensure successful project delivery.
Nat Dip Arch Tech, MSc CPM
Donal is a Director of Lafferty Project Managers with client project management experience in the public and private sectors in the construction industry both in Ireland and abroad, with a proven track record of active involvement in the successful delivery of projects in excess of €50m.
Donal has extensive experience in the Hotel and Leisure, Education, Commercial, Arts & Culture sectors. Donal completed the client-side Project Management role on the retro-fit of Base Isolation & Earthquake repair to the Christchurch Art Gallery in New Zealand – a globally award-nominated Design & Build project.
BE, MIM, CEng MIChemE, MIEI, PMP
Barry is a Director with Lafferty with the responsibility for Life Science. Barry is a Chartered Chemical Engineer / Project Manager with over 15 years of professional experience delivering complex projects safely, on time, and within budget in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and life science industries.
Barry has significant experience in project management and engineering functions on both the client and consultancy sides within the pharma/biotech industry. He is an effective communicator with the ability to lead teams, resolve conflicting situations, and maintain effective working relationships with clients, vendors, contractors, and various project stakeholders.
Annette is a senior professional with over 32 years’ experience working on multi discipline, high profile, complex and diverse programmes, and projects on behalf of a variety of national and international clients.
Annette has a thorough understanding of the entire construction process from concept through to final handover into operational use and is expert in the interrogation of data to provide robust, timely, relevant, and actionable information / knowledge to support decision making. Annette understands that uncertainty and change are part of the project life cycle, requiring flexibility of approach, clear communications, and robust controls to drive the project and to successfully deliver the project within time and budgetary constraints.
Executive & HR Assistant
Sinéad is Executive & HR Assistant.
Sinéad has extensive experience in the Construction and Facilities Management Industry.
Skilled in the areas of supporting and communicating with executives at all levels of management, providing pro-active and responsive customer services to both internal and external stakeholders, with a proven track record in organising and planning high volume schedules and complex events whilst working to high standards of excellence in office and administration management.
BE (Mech) PGD (PM)
Richard is an Associate Director of Lafferty Project Managers. Richard has substantial experience in both office fit-out and shell and core projects. With a Mechanical Engineering background, Richard has also carried out the role of MEP/Facilities Project Manager on large scale projects such as Grand Canal Theatre and Commercial Offices Development and Dublin Central.
Richard has particular skills in building services, utilities and telecoms, and together with a wide-ranging project management experience, can add value to a project at all stages.
BSc. (Surveying), MSc. Project Management, MSCSI AMAPM PMI ICIOB
Karl Coughlan is an Associate Director of Lafferty Project Managers and is a Chartered Project Management Surveyor with twenty years of experience in New Zealand, Ireland and Australia.
He has successfully led multi-disciplinary teams through inception, design, planning procurement and implementation phases for both private and public sector clients. Some of his recent projects are residential & retail orientated however previously have been seconded into commercial client organisations to manage projects within the housing, aviation, manufacturing and health sectors.
Karl has a proven ability to successfully deliver challenging projects within live operating environments and on fast track construction projects.
CEng BE MIEI
Louise is an Associate Director at Lafferty with over 20 years of experience at strategic and operational levels in the property, construction and health sectors.
Louise has played a significant role from concept, financial and technical feasibility, design and planning to construction and delivery of projects in Dublin and London across a range of sectors including commercial, office fit-out, retail, residential, healthcare and mixed-use schemes. She has worked on several high profile commercial developments including Canary Wharf and More London in the UK and on schemes ranging in value from €10 million to over €70 million. Louise, with an engineering background, has worked as a consultant, contractor, developer and client and this experience gives insight and understanding of each perspective. Louise has an organised, structured and collaborative approach to projects.
Louise has recently completed several significant projects in Dublin for clients including ESB, Fidelity Investments and Marketo.
BEng (Hons) MSc MSCSI MRICS
James is an Associate Director with extensive experience in property and construction in the UK and Ireland.
James is a Chartered Building Surveyor having previously held both development and project management roles. James has experience in managing a variety of public and private sector projects but specialises in complex mixed-use and residential developments.
BSc Construction Management (Hons)
Tom is an Associate Director of Lafferty with construction and property management experience. Most recently, he has spent eight years in client-side project management, managing projects for a diverse portfolio including Educational, Healthcare and Residential properties.
Tom has a proven track record in the successful delivery of varied projects, including refurbishments and building fit-out projects for both commercial and residential properties.
BSc Construction Economics & Management
Michael Dunne is an Associate Director with a background in cost management who has experience working in Australia, America and Ireland. Michael offers strong analytical and problem-solving abilities when managing projects and has excellent communication skills.
Michael has a strong technical background as a Chartered QS, and a wealth of experience from working overseas in Australia, across a variety of sectors. Quality of design has been a key theme throughout all of the projects that he has been involved with and he recognises the importance of time spent in the front-end of a project to get the key concepts and detail correct.
BSc, DIP PM
Declan has over 20 years of experience working both in Ireland and internationally. Declan has an Honours Degree in Construction & Project Management and he was awarded an NZIOB Excellence Award for his work on the Halswell Centre in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Declan is committed to project advancement and completion, building relationships via client satisfaction and continuously demonstrates outstanding planning, preparation and prevention skills
BSc MSc MSCSI MRICS
Glen is an Associate Director with more than 18 years of experience in managing projects, leading business units, strategic sourcing and planning, property development and property management within the property and construction sectors.
Glen has significant expertise in the food manufacturing facilities and industrial sectors. Glen is a leader across cross-functional teams in the areas of project management, property management, estate management and commercial real estate transactions
BTech Construction Management
Bryan Farrell is an Associate Director with Lafferty and has over ten years of experience working both in Ireland & the UK. Bryan has extensive project experience in several sectors, including the Residential, Commercial, Healthcare & Bio-Medical. Bryan has previously worked on significant projects ranging from 10million to 550million.
Bryan has a solid technical background in Design Coordination, Project Planning, Main Contractor project management and has delivered several high-profile projects through to completion.
Bryan’s focus is his commitment to project advancement and completion, building relationships while continuously endeavoring to ensure that the Client’s goals are protected.
Senior Project Manager
BSc, MSc, MCIOB, MAPM
Aidan is a Senior Project Manager with Lafferty and is pro-active professionally qualified & goal-orientated. Aidan has over 18 years of experience working across both the public & private sectors. His competencies include well-developed business acumen, proven strategic thinking ability, and innovative problem-solving capabilities.
Aidan’s strengths include a flexible approach to project management & development, design management and he has excellent skills in time management and action planning.
Senior Project Manager
BSc Building Surveying
Mark Coyle is a Senior Project Manager with over 15 years of experience in the construction industry in Australia, New Zealand and Ireland. Mark has delivered projects in a broad range of sectors including, Mixed Use, Retail, Leisure, Education, Data Centres, Laboratories, Commercial and Infrastructure.
Mark has extensive experience overcoming complex challenges and using problem-solving capabilities to deliver projects successfully.
Senior Project Manager
BSc Arch Tech PMP
Joseph is a Senior Project Manager has 15 years of experience in the Irish and Canadian Construction Industry. He is an attentive, diligent and resourceful Project Manager who continuously delivers to a high standard, and has successfully delivered both large and small scale projects across a wide range of sectors. Joseph has played a lead role in projects with a strong Residential and Commercial focus.
Senior Project Manager
BSc (Hons), PG Dip, MIEI, MCIArb
David is a Senior Project Manager of Lafferty. He has over 10 years of experience working in the Construction and Land Development sector. David is a professional, highly qualified Project & Technical Manager with wide-ranging experience in the Design, Construction, and Project Management of Commercial, Residential and Mixed-Use Developments in both the UK and Ireland.
David has a strong skillset in Design and Technical Management, Value Engineering, and Project Delivery.
Senior Project Manager
BSc Construction Management & Surveying
James Wood has extensive experience in a wide array of projects across a variety of construction sectors particularly in respect to large, complex projects. He has considerable experience in the commercial sector, with a particular focus on large office projects with several stakeholders and interfaces. This is balanced by his experience in the public sector, where he has worked on a number of healthcare projects.
Dip Interior Design, Prince 2 Certified Project Manager
A qualified Interior Designer and Project Manager, Paula has previously worked internationally for Fortune 500 corporation PVH. Her 6 years with the PVH Corporation were spent developing the store portfolios for the brands Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein.
Paula has a wealth of previous experience working on large-scale retail developments acting on behalf of the developer and has gained a strong specialty in store development and retail project management. Paula has developed her specialist knowledge in office fit-out, successfully completing several high-end commercial office fit-outs for a number of Lafferty key clients.
Recently completed office fit-outs in Paula’s portfolio include DocuSign’s EMEA headquarters which was awarded fit-out Project of the Year 2020, Zurich House, and Trident House which together form a European office campus for the Global Zurich Group and the Church Street reception fit-out on behalf or Workday.
MSc in Construction Project Management and BIM, BSc Hons Interior Design,
Jacinta is a qualified Interior Design and Project Manager, with a strong technical background in Design Coordination, Project Management, and BIM with 8 years’ experience working with both Contractor (off-site modular and traditional construction) and Client consultancy.
Jacinta has successfully delivered projects from concept design and planning to construction in Sydney, London, and Dublin, across a range of sectors including commercial, office fit-out, retail, Education, and mixed-use schemes.
Jacinta has delivered various projects for Lafferty with clients such as IDA, Twitter, Grant Thornton, and Hines.
BSc. Engineering (BEng) Civil Engineering
Orla is a Project Manager with experience working across Construction and Land Development sectors.
Orla has successfully delivered projects with specific experience in corporate fit-outs, retail fit-outs and educational facilities. In addition, she has managed projects from conception, planning and designing to constructing of built assets.
CEng PMP PEng MIEI
Liam is a Project Manager with experience in project management, construction management and engineering in both the public and private sectors. Liam has worked on & managed the design, scheduling, procurement & construction phases of projects across a broad range of sectors. He has extensive experience in the Residential, Education & Transportation sectors both in Ireland and Internationally.
Liam is a qualified Chartered Engineer and was on the Project Management Team for the delivery of a 1.5m sq ft shopping mall in Vancouver, mixed-use development for the Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, and before emigrating, was a project engineer for the construction of The Grand Canal Theatre and the Montevetro Tower in Dublin.
BSc Civil Engineering & Construction Management
Sarah is a uniquely experienced and adaptable project manager with a civil engineering background. Having studied and worked in a variety of teams, cultures, and organisations, Sarah draws from past experiences with Strategic Portfolio Management, Property Management, and Contract Management to successfully manage and coordinate projects.
In her current role, she has worked on a variety of projects within the private commercial sector and has also played an integral part in setting up the company’s Quality Management System leading to ISO9001:2015 accreditation in 2019.
Since the rollout of the QMS, Sarah has taken up an internal role as the QMS manager within Lafferty in addition to working on construction projects. As part of this role, she has been carrying out audits and project reviews and is constantly looking to improve the business and project workflows and processes in an effort to keep up with the latest technological advancements and industry standards.
MSc BSc PgDip
Max is an experienced Surveyor and trained economist with tremendous analytical skills. Max has experience in valuations and commercial agency and has led major portfolio valuation work for international investors in Ireland as well as specialising in providing strategic investment and advisory advice to institutions, private investors, property companies and syndicates in respect of all aspects of commercial property investment.
BSc. (Hons) Real Estate Management
Freddie has over 7 years of experience working in the UK and Ireland in the residential sector, with a BSc Honours Degree in Real Estate Management. Known for his excellent attention to detail he has held roles at various levels in multiple sectors including residential, office and mixed-use projects ranging in value from €2m to €450m.
Freddie has extensive experience taking projects from conception through to delivery, challenging the design where required, and working closely with the Client and Design Team to achieve the optimal solution.
BSc Construction Management
David Brennan is responsible for driving the daily planning, scheduling and implementation process of the Project Management discipline with experience in Fit-Out, Sports Infrastructure and Mixed-Use Developments.
David has a strong technical background in Design Coordination, Project Planning and delivering projects to a high standard across multiple regions and sectors. David has previously worked on International projects in Sydney and London and also has played a lead role in the management of large scale Commercial Fit-Out, Hotel Developments and Remediation Works.
ME. Structural Engineering with Business
Steven is gaining experience with major residential and commercial projects such as Parkgate Street, Pembroke Quarter, and Stokes Place.
During his numerous work placements, Steven has proven he is capable of managing a common data environment. Steven is highly motivated and driven, hard-working, and works well as part of a team.
Mark has over 4 Years’ experience in project management, client relationship,s and stakeholder engagement in fast-paced environments. He has been responsible for delivering projects up to 50 projects, varying in size and type, for commercial, residential and institutional clients. Mark has experience with managing every aspect of projects from initial scope, budget, and requirements through the full life cycle and onto completion.
BSc. (Hons) Structural Engineering
Aaron is an experienced structural engineer with a strong technical background. He has previously worked on residential, educational, and large-scale office developments. Aaron has excellent teamwork skills. He is interactive, informative, and a great communicator.
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Bernie is a creative and energetic leader who has been involved in business in various sectors in both executive and non-executive director roles.
Bernie is CEO of Pragma Advisory and was previously CEO of Clarigen, SteelTrace and Novum. She is a non-executive director of Crest Solutions Ltd., and is Chairman of the Advisory Board of Shinawil.
Bernie is also a member of the Board of the DCU Educational Trust, Benefacts and is a Trustee of DCU. She holds a BComm, MBA and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Peter is the Financial Controller of Lafferty Project managers with Audit, financial reporting and financial compliance experience across various industries.
Peters main responsibilities include preparation of financial accounts, working capital management and budgeting.
Justyna is a Senior Administrator with administration experience in the Construction Industry.
Justyna provides extensive support to the Lafferty Directors and to both the Project Management and Architecture Teams. This includes the organisation of external consultant fee schedules and cash flows for payment, and the preparation and tracking of project documentation.
Nat Dip Fine Art, BA(hons)
Eimear is a Bids Coordinator and provides extensive support to the Lafferty Directors and both the Project Management and Architecture Teams.
Eimear is responsible for the coordination and the production of all the bid and proposal response documents. This includes the introduction and implementation of all necessary document processes. Her role requires a good level of attention to detail and an ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
Stefanie is the front of house receptionist for Lafferty and is the first point of contact with our clients.
Stefanie is in charge of meeting and greeting clients and coordinating all front-desk activities for all the staff.
She also offers administrative support across the organisation to the Lafferty Directors, Project Management Team and Architects Team.