Dublin Office New Directors
Following our recent announcement regarding senior promotions within the Business’s Waterford office, we are excited to announce the promotion of Alan O’Connor and Colin Harney to Director level and Michael Higgins to Technical Director level within our Dublin office. The expansion of our leadership team across both offices is consistent with the growth plans for Carron + Walsh. We congratulate Alan, Colin and Michael and wish them every success in their new roles.
Michael Higgins – Technical Director
Michael joined Carron + Walsh as an Associate Director in 2011 and in 2016 was promoted to the position of Regional Director. Having over 26 years’ experience in the industry Michael has significant experience in the procurement of industrial, commercial, historic, and public buildings. Michael qualified with a Degree in Construction Economics and Management in 1997 and qualified as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor in 2000. Michael is also qualified in the area of Conservation Surveying and has gained significant experience in planned and reactive maintenance and refurbishment of properties.
Colin Harney – Director of Quantity Surveying
Colin joined Carron + Walsh in 2011 as a Chartered Quantity Surveyor earning promotion to Associate Director whilst acquiring significant experience in the procurement of civil, commercial, industrial, residential, education and listed facilities in the construction sector in Ireland, The Caucuses and the Middle East. Colin has over fifteen years’ experience in the construction industry, having graduated with a Degree in Construction Economics and Management from Dublin Institute of Technology, Bolton Street in 2008. Colin has gained experience with numerous forms of dispute resolution having been actively involved with Project Boards, Conciliation, Mediation and Litigation as an Expert Witness. Colin continues to further his education and experience in this field having recently commenced the Construction Law and Contract Administration (P.Grad.Dip.) course in Trinity College Dublin and we are delighted Colin will be focusing on the growth and development of our legal support department.
Alan O’Connor – Director of Quantity Surveying
Alan joined Carron + Walsh as a Senior Chartered Quantity Surveyor in 2013 and has been a key member of the cost management team ever since, becoming an Associate Director in 2017. With over twenty years post graduate experience in the industry Alan has been instrumental in the growth of Carron + Walsh helping to grow the practice across a number of sectors. Alan is experienced in all aspects of construction development, from inception to completion, for both private and public sector clients. We are delighted to recognise Alan’s hard work and look forward to continuing working alongside him in the years to come.