Over the years we have built a safety driven, quality oriented and dependable team. All Secto people have the relevant experience for the work situation we put them into.
We support our people with on-going training and tools to ensure they can deliver on their objectives. All our people are trained and certified in quality, H&S and site-specific processes along with their relevant technology expertise.
Connor’s background is in engineering services and aviation maintenance. He trained as an Instrumentation Technician in 1989 and worked for most of his career with Lotusworks in Sligo, where he became MD of the Irish business. He completed an MBA in NUI Galway in 2012.
In 2015, he joined Atlantic Aviation Group at Shannon Airport as CEO and spent 2 years there. He successfully rebuilt the management team, the internal processes and structure and developed a sense of ambition to revive profitability and financial stability. Connor invested in and joined Secto as CEO in August 2017.
Declan has a background in Instrumentation and controls and has vast experience in automation, controls and commissioning. Declan spent over 20 years in Manufacturing industries providing technical services.
He is a highly experienced manager with over 25 years industry experience and has held many senior positions in his career to date. These include Project management, client site management as well as team supervision roles. He has managed and executed numerous complex mobilisation plans for start-up, Infrastructure builds and sustaining contracts. He joined Secto in September 2017.
Shane is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from University College Cork, as well as the completion of a Strategic Business Evaluation programme with Harvard Business School Executive Education. Shane has over 10 years of experience working in Senior Finance Roles in Retail, Engineering, Manufacturing, Telecoms and IT Industries.
Shane’s previous roles have seen him gain experience in both the United States and Europe. These senior roles have encompassed cross Atlantic acquisitions, divisional scale ups, strategic direction analysis and risk mitigation. Shane has amassed a wealth of experience in analysing underlying drivers of financial performance and subsequently focusing the business on tangible actions to hit its immediate and long-term strategic and financial objectives.
Head of Finance
Maureen is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and her qualifications include a BComm. She has 12 years of experience working in Senior Finance Roles in the Telecoms and IT Industries.
Prior to that, she worked for 8 years in the property sector and private practice. Maureen has a wealth of knowledge and multi-industry experience in reporting and analyzing results to focus the business on its immediate and long-term priorities and goals.
Chief Commercial Officer
Martin has over 25 years of commercial and industrial experience which includes almost 14 years of managing his own business within electrical engineering and maintenance service.
He has developed his career through experience in general and operational management of Facilities Management Companies. His commercial awareness and ability to understand the client’s needs and reflect these needs through an appropriate service offering is second to none.
He has more recently returned to Ireland after a number of years in the UK where he headed up a UK business portfolio in excess of £30M in facility service contracts. He is currently responsible for the development of managed services throughout Ireland and the UK for Secto Services.
Rachel is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
She has over 17 years’ experience working within the telecoms industry including roles in general finance, leadership roles and supporting Operations & Sales teams in the delivery of major mobile Infrastructure rollouts.
With over 20 years of experience across multiple industries including financial services and construction, Sarah has provided senior HR support to companies across all elements of the HR field.
She specialises in cultural development and ensuring that any HR initiatives implemented are aligned to the vision and strategy, adding value to the bottom line. Her qualifications include a BA (Hons) in Business Studies and an HRM diploma.
With over 10 years track record of successfully implementing complex system solutions to meet business needs in multiple companies both national and international, Kieran manages all of Secto systems to ensure we are working towards maximising our outputs as efficiently as possible.
His qualifications include a Bs(Hons) in Applied Computing, SAP ERP; he is CCNA qualified and is a PRINCE2 Practitioner. Kieran completed his MBA in 2012.
Head of Fixed Line Services
James has spent more than 30 years in the telecoms industry of which 10 years has been in the International Telecoms Market Place working on Focused Delivery Programmes for vendors and operators alike. He has significant knowledge of the FTTx sector, and is fully acquainted with the complexities, challenges and opportunities within this domain.
James has worked with some of the largest global suppliers, vendors and providers in countries such as Ireland, UK, Hungary, Qatar, Dutch Caribbean, also providing support across many related global centres. James also played a major role in the successful delivery of one of the fastest global rollouts in Qatar 2012 -2014. He has considerable experience in assisting providers creating the best and most cost effective bid/build models ensuring that their product is fit for purpose, meets their business needs and strives for return on investment within the known time lines. James holds both an EMBA and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration.
Technical Resource Manger
Keith joined the Telecoms industry 21 years ago. Having worked in the field in his early career on projects such as ESAT rollout, VFA rollout, Meteor rollout.
He progressed through the industry from technical lead to construction manager, a position he held for over 13 years. This has given him a vast amount of knowledge in site design and build.
He has an extensive network of business relationships with suppliers and technical resources to the telecoms industry both in Ireland and internationally.
Kevin has a background in the construction, modular building and events industry and has spent over 14 years working in Quality, Health & Safety and Environmental Services.
He is an experienced manager and has worked in the UK Rail & Aviation sectors for a number of years. He has invaluable experience in the best industry standards with regard to Health & Safety.
He has managed numerous large complex projects across Ireland and the UK while ensuring that client requirements are maintained to the highest standards. He joined Secto in April 2018.