We are a multidisciplinary team of strategic project managers, service designers, researchers, strategists, sociologists, architects, environmentalists, engineers, designers, writers, and creators.
Laura MagahyManaging Director
BA, MBA, Honorary Member RIAI, CDir, Certified Project Director, Level A (IPM)
A Founder of M.CO, Laura's experience is in charting and implementing strategic organisational change, particularly in healthcare. Laura has served on various Boards as Chair, Non-Executive Director, and Executive Director.
Della O’DonoghueManaging Director Designate
BA English & History, MA Medieval History
Della works with clients in healthcare, sport and recreation, and creative industries, combining the attention to detail that is so critical to complex projects, with a resourceful and judicious approach to big picture vision and objectives.
Eve-Anne CullinanFounding Director
BA Archaeology, History of Art & Architecture, MScMgmt Business Administration, IPM member
A Founder of M.CO, Eve-Anne's experience is in leading multidisciplinary teams on strategy, cluster development and cross-sectoral innovation projects. Eve-Anne is the Director of M.CO Lab and has served on various boards.
FCA Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants
Director of M.CO Board, Joe (BMC Chartered Accountants) has experience in finance, business planning and structuring complex public-private finance initiatives. Joe has served as a Board Member and has extensive experience of corporate governance.
BArch, MRIAI, Cert. Visual Education; Digital Analysis & Energy Retrofit, Thermal Bridge Modelling, MSc Energy Retrofit Technologies
Susan is a highly experienced architect, designer and project manager whose knowledge of regeneration and sustainability is applied to a wide range of projects involving energy efficiency, retrofit technologies and sustainable design practice.
BEng, CEng MIEI, HDip CompSc, LEAN Six Sigma, Dip.Process Engineering, Prince2 Project Management Practitioner, Change Management Practitioner, Postgrad Entrepreneurship & Innovation
With extensive experience in project management, Dee combines her strategic and innovative approach with a practical level of problem solving, data analytics, change management and negotiating skills, to lead complex, large-scale projects.
BA French & German, Pg Dip. Tourism
Simon has worked in transport and tourism organisations across international markets, specialising in delivering excellence in customer experience, creating impactful consumer communications, and developing strong stakeholder relationships.
B. Business & Tourism, MBA, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Dip. Process Engineering, IPMA
Liz has worked with M.CO on some of Ireland’s largest hospital development projects, and brings her experience in managing complex projects with diverse stakeholders to her work, specialising in training and bespoke programmes to facilitate change.
Susan McMahonSecretary to the Board
Susan works across sectors and teams to ensure our office and systems are environmentally sustainable. She makes sure our dynamic office runs smoothly at all times, in line with our ISO certification for environmental and quality management.
Dara CarrollAssociate Director
BA Earth Science, Dip. Horticulture, MSc Sustainable Development
Dara has extensive experience in project management and stakeholder engagement in healthcare, the environment, and the arts, and in working with user groups in collaborative planning, sustainable energy and infrastructural projects.
Aisling AhernAssociate Director
MArch, BSc Architecture
Aisling’s skill-set informs a creative approach to project management and service design improvements using lean techniques across healthcare, environmental and creative industries, and is expert at designing innovative visual communication tools.
Dr. Ruth DoyleAssociate Director
PhD, Human Geography; BA (Mod), Geography
Ruth combines specialist knowledge in sustainable development and behaviour change with practical skills in co-design, qualitative research and creative communications, for the development of new infrastructure, policy and change programmes.
Dr. Ruth Doyle
Christopher O’KeeffeAssociate Director
B.Arch, BSc Architecture
A creative problem-solver, Christopher applies his training as an architect to his work with M.CO, specialising in mapping services and places where his commitment to the user-experience helps create user-focused services and places people love.
Alex CalderDirector of Content & Communications
MSc Global Economic History, PgDip Advertising & Digital Comms, BA History & Politics
A story-telling and tone of voice obsessive, Alex works with M.CO clients to develop effective communication strategies, unlocking user insights to create meaningful content that delivers powerful campaigns and enables project delivery.
Judy CardiffDirector of Finance
Accounting Technician, Sage Advanced Accounting, Business Maths and Bookkeeping
Judy delivers excellence in financial control in financial management and accounting for clients and M.CO projects.
Eva SunderlandDirector of Visual Communications
BA Visual Communications
Eva creates people-centred strategic communication outputs, focusing on design thinking processes to investigate and define communication challenges and leads the team in strategic design outputs for client projects.
Gillian BradySenior Architect and Project Manager
MRIAI, BArch, BSc Arch
Gillian is an accomplished architect with a range of transferable skills including coordination of multi-disciplinary design teams, and has been integral to the delivery of large scale, complex projects, cultural mapping and project management.
Seán HarteSenior Graphic Designer
BA Visual Communications
Seán is a creative problem solver passionate about concept driven design, informed by content, with strong typographic principals. He draws on his experience of branding and design to deliver on visual communications of M.CO and client projects.
Vinny McGrathSenior Project Manager
MA International Entrepreneurship Management, BA Spatial & Product Design, Sustainable Design Innovation Postgraduate Cert.
An experienced Project and Process Manager with a thorough understanding of Lean principles, systems and tools. Experienced in leading design, change and process improvement projects from concept to implementation and beyond.
Fiach O’NeillSenior Digital Designer
MA Creative Media, H.Dip Digital Communications, BSc Digital Technologies, Design & Innovation, BA Music Technology & Anthropology
Fiach focuses his digital design and production skills on web design, graphic design, photography and videography to tell the story of user experiences for M.CO and our client projects.
Belinda BuckleyProject Manager
Graduateship in Marketing Management, Diploma in Horticulture (RHS)
Belinda has broad experience working and managing marketing initiatives across community, cultural and environmental sectors. She focuses her experience in communications planning onto creating new frameworks for significant healthcare initiatives.
Jordan BranniganGIS Specialist
BA Business & Geography
Jordan thinks geographically, considering space, place, and the wider context. He uncovers patterns and visualises geographies that can provide insight, investigate relationships, and solve problems in health and sustainable development planning.
Angel CullinaneProject Manager
BSc Health & Society
Angel draws on her experience from undertaking health-related research while working on healthcare improvement. She has an interest in the effect of the physical and social environment on health outcomes, adding holistic content to projects.
Jane GleesonCommunications Executive
BA Visual Culture
A communications executive with an enthusiasm for the worlds of art, design, technology and media, Jane combines a creative approach to problem solving with great attention to detail, strong organisational skills and a creative mind-set.
Fiona GormleyProject Manager
BA Economics & French
Fiona is passionate about finding solutions and innovations to bring about change and transformation in organisations and believes we can bring about better working environments by understanding behaviour and structures in workplace culture.
Richie JermynProject Manager
BSc Agri-Environmental Science, MSc Management
Richie is experienced in project management, business analysis, strategic planning and scientific research. He’s keen to discover and develop innovative solutions to address issues in sustainability, natural resource management, and biodiversity.
Sarah McCarthyProject Manager
BSc Health & Society, MSc Human Resource Management
Sarah’s experience is in analysing health-related research, which she draws upon while working on health service improvement and she has a particular interest in the effects of diet-related illness on different socio-economic groups.
Harry SeymourProject Manager
BSc Health & Society
Harry has experience in analysing health from a physiological and systematic perspective, drawing on his understanding of healthcare structures, processes, and his interest in human biology and social sciences to add value to client projects.
Paula StoneOffice Administrator
Diploma in Psychology, Current Visual Arts Practice Student
A range of previous experience in the Financial Services sector has provided Paula with skills in problem solving. Paula draws on this experience to provide operational support to all teams and ensure our dynamic office runs smoothly.
Rosaleen QuinlanProject Manager
Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, Diploma Employment law BA (English & French), UCC
After ten years in marketing roles, Rosaleen qualified as a solicitor focusing on workplace claims investigation, often in healthcare settings. She now uses legal, analytical and communications skills to drive effective project strategies.
Lukasz WasiakProject Manager
MA in Slavic Studies
Lukasz’s previous experience in the aviation industry working with teams across jurisdictions and regulatory bodies brings a collaborative, insights driven approach, with clear ideas on providing the best possible service to users.
Marion WeymesProject Manager
MSc Sustainable Development, BA Earth Science, PgDip Digital Marketing
Marion is an experienced researcher, particularly in the area of urban sustainability. She explores how we can empower and support people to live sustainable, resource efficient lifestyles through systems and behaviour changes.