We are delighted to have Derek join our team as Senior Project Manager. Derek brings with him a diverse experience in communications, policy, community relations and stakeholder engagement.
A unique and multifaceted background: from a degree in Corporate Law and Masters of Laws in Human Rights to an elected member of Parliament, as National Policy Leader campaigning and legislating on issues of economic and social justice in Ireland.
Derek joins our Communications and Engagement team with a strong acumen across the policy sphere, particularly in housing, transport, infrastructure, the arts and public administration. He is experienced in the facilitation of both contentious and non-contentious issues, and has worked with all levels of government, corporates, professional bodies, media, community organisations and NGOs.
Prior to his work as a parliamentarian and city councillor In Ireland, he worked in banking and corporate finance in Frankfurt, Germany.
A word from Derek, “I am delighted to join the Elton team where I know my skillset and experience will be put to good use. I am particularly excited about the opportunity to work with clients across diverse projects and policy areas; and to learn from colleagues in our many multidisciplinary teams.”