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  Neil Ronan

NEIL RONAN
MANAGING DIRECTOR
nronan@response-group.ie

Neil was appointed MD of Response in November 2016. Neil joined Response Engineering in 2007 and was initially tasked with responsibility for revenue (settling final accounts) and for managing retentions. Since then he has  head of the Operations Division of Response Engineering. Neil is a successful Project Manager who has worked on many high profile projects such as Cork International Airport and the County Hall redevelopment in Cork prior to joining Response.

Noel O'Keeffe

NOEL O'KEEFFE
GROUP EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
nokeeffe@response-group.ie

Noel joined the Response Group in April 2014 as Executive Chairman of the Group. Noel offers support to the Group Management Team and is central to the future planning of the company. Noel is a Chartered Civil Engineer with 40 years experience in the construction industry both Public and Private, in Ireland and the UK. Noel has played key roles with various organisations such as the Cork County Council Water Services Department where he was Director of Water Services & was also centrally involved in the setting up of the new water utility, Irish Water.

 

 

 Sean Murphy

SEAN MURPHY
TENDERING MANAGER
smurphy@response-group.ie

Sean joined Response Engineering in 2000 and directs the activities of the tendering department. He has overall responsibility for preliminary design, prequalification, tendering and sales. Sean is widely experienced in the tender processes relevant to both public and private sector project procurement and has successfully tendered for municipal projects procured by both traditional and DBO contracts.

Commercial & Financial Manager Michael Murphy

MICHAEL MURPHY
COMMERCIAL & FINANCIAL MANAGER
mmurphy@response-group.ie

Michael joined the Response Group in 2012. As Commercial & Financial Manager of the Response Group, he has responsibility for the financial functions of the Group to include accounting, budget, credit, insurance, tax and treasury. Michael is also responsible for developing and recommending financial strategies and analyses in support of the Group's overall strategic initiatives and objectives.

Pat Aherne

PAT AHERNE
PROCUREMENT MANAGER
paherne@response-group.ie

Pat joined Response Engineering in 2001 and has extensive experience in the water and wastewater industry. This includes full hands experience in the installation, design, project management and procurement within the industry. He is currently Procurement Director for the company with responsibility for sourcing new products, suppliers and subcontractors, purchasing and stock control. Pat directs all negotiations and agreements with suppliers and sub-contractors. He is responsible for compiling approved-supplier lists, implementing stock holding policies and procedures and for negotiation of credit terms.


 

GAVIN PEPPER
OPERATIONS MANAGER
gpepper@response-group.ie

Gavin re-joined Response Engineering in July 2013 having worked for Response from 2001-2008 as part of the Operations and Maintenance team. His responsibilities include commissioning, process proving and operation and maintenance of new wastewater treatment plants. Gavin’s management duties include plant monitoring and regular reporting to both clients and Response management. He supervises and provides technical support to plant operatives.Gavin has 15 years’ experience in the water industry working as part of Operations and Maintenance teams in both Ireland and the United Kingdom. 

 

TOM MCDONALD
ENGINEERING MANAGER
tmcdonald@response-group.ie

 

Tom joined the Response Group in 2006. As Engineering Manager, he has overall responsibility for the design and construction of water and wastewater treatment projects for municipal, industrial and commercial clients throughout Ireland. Tom directs the day to day running of his projects and he is responsible for developing and maintaining key client relationships. He has wide-ranging experience in successfully delivering projects which have been procured by DBO, DB and traditional contracts.

 

DR. HANS GETHKE
PROCESS DESIGNER
hgethke@response-group.ie

Hans joined Response in 2004 and is Lead Process Designer with responsibility for Design & Process Development in wastewater and sludge treatment for industrial & municipal effluents. He has successfully developed wastewater and sludge treatment solutions based on biological, physical and chemical processes. His operational expertise has been successfully employed in problem solving at existing malfunctioning ETP's.

Terry Thompson

TERRY THOMPSON
HSQE MANAGER
tthompson2@response-group.ie

Terry joined the Response Group in 2008 as Health and Safety Officer to the Group and provides support and review inputs on all  HSQE aspects of the Group's activities. Terry ensures that all procedures relating to health and safety comply with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act and OHSAS 18001, which is the health and safety standard to which the Group is accredited. Terry also ensures that our quality ISO 9001 and environmental ISO 14001 standards are adhered to and maintained.

    

 

 

 

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