Mairéad joined Santos Dumont in 2013 as Office Manager, was appointed Human Resources Manager in 2014 and in September 2018 took up the position of Operations Director. In that time, she has overseen the business relocation, implementation of the graduate programmes and the execution of induction & organisational processes to align with the strategic objectives of the company. As Operations Director, Mairéad is responsible for translating the company’s strategic objectives into defined operational plans. This includes charge over operational business activities, developing new efficiency programmes and establishing a culture of continuous business improvement.
Prior to joining Santos Dumont, Mairéad was Executive Assistant to the President & CEO of AWAS. Mairéad holds a Diploma in Human Resource Management from Dublin Business School (DBS), a CIPD Award in Employment Law & Employee Relations from the National College of Ireland (NCI), a Diploma in Marketing, Advertising, PR & Sales also from NCI, a Diploma in Event Management from the Fitzwilliam Institute and a National Certificate in Business Studies from Letterkenny Institute of Technology (LYIT).