We are a multidisciplinary team of strategic project managers, service designers, researchers, strategists, sociologists, architects, environmentalists, engineers, designers, writers, and creators.
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.
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.
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.
BA Economics & German, HDip Arts Admin, Cert Mgmt Development, Master of Public Policy (Urban & Regional)
Caoimhín has led major capital projects and development programmes in urban regeneration, cultural and creative industries and tourism in Ireland, UK and the Middle East, with considerable success in aligning agendas for investment delivery.
Ciara GreeneSenior Project Manager
BA Sociology and the History of Art and Architecture
Ciara is adept at fostering effective relationships with stakeholders, strategic planning and developing pragmatic, workable solutions. She has experience in leading evidence-based policy development and contract negotiations in healthcare settings.
Ciara O’HalloranAssociate Director
MA Digital Arts & Humanities; BA Anthropology & Sociology; IPMA
Ciara animates and manages social, cultural and area development projects. Through engaging with community, public and private sector stakeholders she ensures innovative initiatives have local and national resonance.
MDev. St. International Development Studies BA (Hons) Economics Advanced Diploma in Coaching and Neuroscience
Colleen brings 20 years’ experience as a strategic consultant, combining a deep understanding of data with a strong stakeholder intelligence, to deliver impactful change for both public and private sectors clients.
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.
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.
Della O’DonoghueManaging Director
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.
Dr. Ruth DoyleDirector
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
Dr. Simon O’RaffertyAssociate Director
BDes. Industrial Design, MSc Sustainable Development, PhD Sustainable Design Policy
Simon is a strategic service designer with a focus on co-creation, sustainability, behavioural change, public service and policy innovation. He works with local and national governments, NGOs, community groups and multinational companies.
Dr. Simon O’Rafferty
Eva SunderlandAssociate Director
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.
Fiach O’NeillSenior Digital Designer
MA Creative Media, H.Dip Digital Communications, BSc Digital Technologies, Design & Innovation
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.
Fiona GannonProject Manager
MA Art & Research Collaboration, 2016 BA Visual Arts Practice, 2013
Joining M.CO in 2021, Fiona brings a broad range of experience spanning research, collaborative and co-design practices, teaching, editing, and publishing.
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.
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.
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.
Liam FurlongAssociate Director
BA Visual Communications, DIT
Liam has 25 years experience in graphic design at senior level and specialises in print, exhibition and applied graphics. He has worked with both public and private sector clients in Ireland and the UK.
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.
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 WeymesSenior Project 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Vinny McGrathAssociate Director
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.