Shane brings over 15 years’ experience working in the Facility Management industry to his role as CEO. He took the opportunity to set up and grow a new division in a leading Irish Facility Management company to provide specialist services to the construction, pharmaceutical and data centre sectors. This successful venture secured revenues that grew the company by more than 30% in less than three years. Shane moved into the role of Commercial Director while completing his MBA at NUI Galway. Most recently Shane has become a member of the Water Management Society and developed a keen interest in the development of water system maintenance in Ireland. Shane is enthusiastic in his new role as CEO of Aquachem and the future of water management in Ireland.
Shane joined AquaChem in 2000 and has 20 years’ experience in both industrial and building services water treatment. Shane has been directly involved in business management for the last 15 years and is a member of the Association of Water Technologies and the Water Management Society. Shane has been instrumental in helping customers to reduce their carbon footprints by switching from liquid to solid chemical treatment products.
Barry joined Aquachem in 2006 and has 13 years of extensive field-based technical sales experience in the water treatment industry. Barry’s background in Science allows him to offer an analytical approach to water treatment. He has a unique ability to problem solve. Barry prides himself on building long lasting customer relationships.
Building Services Operations Manager
Tommy is the operations manager for the Aquachem Building Services division and has worked in the facilities management sector for more than 20 years. During this time, Tommy has managed multiple sites and has always ensured a high level of client satisfaction. As Tommy is the contact person with any client related queries, this is very important to him. Along with Tommy’s experience, he also boasts qualifications in first line management as well as in health care management. Tommy is trained in both cleaning and disinfection and Legionella awareness training in the water system maintenance sector.
Microbiologist & Senior Legionella Risk Assessor
Pat joined Aquachem in 2020 as our Microbiologist & Senior Legionella Risk Assessor. He has been working in his field for over 30 years having worked in Ireland, the UK and across Europe. He has extensive knowledge in microbiology and Legionella, with particular attention to the assessment of cooling towers and evaporative condensers. Pat carries out our risk assessments across Ireland and offers thorough and detailed recommendations on how to proceed to rectify and improve your water systems.
Ciara joined Aquachem in 2014 as part of the administration team. Since then Ciara has had many opportunities to grow with the company, learning different aspects of the business and becoming office supervisor in 2016. She enjoys developing relationships with Aquachems customers and suppliers. Ciara is the Quality Management Representative at Aquachem and takes great pride in keeping quality and operational procedures at the highest standard
Industrial Water Engineer and Environmental Office
Bernard is one of our Industrial Water Engineers & Environmental Officer, he joined Aquachem in 2021. After working in quality and laboratory environments for over 14 years’, Bernard brings a wealth of experience to the company. Bernard is a keen Environmentalist and contributed to ABP Group becoming the 1st company in Ireland to gain Gold Standard accreditation (across all sites) in the European Water Stewardship program. He and can advise of ways to make your water systems work more efficiently while saving water, energy, money and recommend new methods you can introduce to improve your carbon footprint and make a positive difference to the environment.
Industrial Water Engineer
Willie joined Aquachem in 2012, and has been working in the water treatment business for the past 14 years, as a service technician, sales and account manager.
Willie prides himself on building strong personal relationships with his customers, who in turn trust his judgement and advice in all aspects of water treatment.
Willie says the best part of his job is working with people solving their problems
Technical Service Engineer
Robert joined the Aquachem team in 2021 as one of our technical service engineers, bringing with him over 10 years’ experience in the water treatment industry. Robert has previously worked in different sectors of water treatment including industrial, commercial and the domestic sectors. Robert manages all of Aquachems southern customer accounts and prides himself on his excellent customer relations. Roberts’ in depth knowledge of water treatment allows him to offer unique water treatment solutions to our clients.
Senior Environmental Technician
Jerry is our senior environmental technician, and has worked in the water treatment sector for over twenty years. Jerry is a member of the Association of Water Technologies and the Water Management Society. Jerry is directly involved in the testing, treating and advising on Heating & Chilled systems. Jerry prides himself on building long lasting customer relationships with all his clients by providing the highest possible service.
Accounts Receivable & Payable
Louise joined Aquachem in 2019 and has brought great expertise with added value to the management of the company’s finances. Louise’s expertise in Accounts receivable & payable ensure the company reports on and manages its strong financial position with great accuracy.
Michal is the environmental technician for Aquachem and has worked in the facilities management sector for over ten years. During this time, Michal has managed multiple large scale sites. He has also been a team leader with more than 15 people working under him. Michal has always delivered the highest level of client satisfaction. Along with Michal’s experience, he boasts qualifications in project management and a Distinction in Facility Management. Michal also has training in both cleaning and disinfection, as well as Legionella awareness training in the water system maintenance sector.
Sales & Marketing Assistant
Lori is our Sales & Marketing Assistant at Aquachem and oversees our marketing campaigns, marketing material, website re-branding and looks after our online blog. After graduating with a BSc (Hons) in Architectural Technology, Lori went abroad and when returning started working in marketing. For the last 9 years Lori has worked in the real estate and construction industry within the marketing departments and now brings her expertise to Aquachem. Lori’s attention to detail, creativity and background in the commercial sector has, and will continue to help AquaChem promote our brand.
Industrial Water Engineer
Barry joined AquaChem in 2018. With a background in environmental and biology sciences Barry has a keen interest in sustainability and being environmentally conscious of our actions. Working with AquaChem has greatly increased his knowledge of water chemistry within the energy sector, and strives each day to provide the best possible service to his clients.