What our people say
Where did you study?
I completed my BA in 1985 and achieved a HDE in 1986 from National University of Ireland Galway. I also did an EOP in Italy through IBEC in 1986-87.
When did you join the company?
Did you hold any roles prior to joining ABP?
Prior to this role I was a Division Product Planner for 8 years.
What do you enjoy most about your job?
For me, it’s the constant day to day activity I have between production sites and customers.
What would you say are the key attributes that helped you grow within ABP?
First and foremost you need the motivation to get on with the job, but knowledge of the product and the market are just as crucial.
Do you speak any languages?
I can speak and write fluently in Italian.
What are the key values you would like to see in young people coming to work for ABP?
I think the most important values are the ability and the desire to learn. Loyalty is also a really important attribute.
If you were talking to a younger version of yourself, what advice would you give?
I’d tell myself to be prepared to work in any position and to travel as much as possible. Never stop learning!