Meet the Team

Edmund Jennings
Owner/Director

Edmund Jennings is the CREGG Group’s founder and Group Managing Director. He is a university graduate with 20 years’ experience in managing his own company.

 

Prior to setting up the CREGG Group, he held key positions in quality, operations, and marketing in US and Irish multinationals. Edmund creates the vision and direction for the entire group while staying actively involved in the management of its integral parts.

David Fitzgibbon, Managing Director, CREGG Recruitment, Galway, Shannon, Cork, Athone, Recruitment, CREGG, Labour Services, CREGG Group, MD, Limerick,
David Fitzgibbon
Managing Director

A graduate of the University of Limerick, David has extensive recruitment industry experience, having held regional and team management positions with other leading recruitment agencies.

 

David’s focus is to ensure that CREGG Recruitment continues to support our existing clients, from Multinational, Indigenous and SME organisations while growing new client business nationally.

 

Key to our success to date and going forward is the continued ethos of developing “solutions through partnership”. This aligns not only with our clients but also with our candidates.

 

CREGG Recruitment is committed to evolving with the market whilst ensuring we retain our key values. These commitments coupled with our strategic plan for growth we will ensure we continue to be the Recruitment Partner of choice for existing and new clients.

Loretta Flynn
Business Relationship Manager

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Loretta holds a Degree in HR from the University of Limerick. Loretta has over 10 years’ experience specialising in Recruitment having previously worked as in-house recruiter. She has recruited candidates from entry level to senior management throughout the organisation.

 

Since joining CREGG in 2015 and Loretta is currently specialising in recruiting for commercial roles for our clients including administration, customer service, sales & marketing and accounting finance on a temporary and permanent basis.

Agnieszka Szymlowska
Commercial Business Development Manager

Agnieszka brings an analytical and solution-based approach to situations together with a drive and hunger to achieve in sales environments.

 

She is a target driven individual who works on her own initiative but is also a very strong team player.

 

Results led and target driven Sales Manager, she is equipped with powerful communication, negotiation and people management strengths.

 

Strategic in outlook and flexible in approach, Agnieszka reliably fulfills and exceeds challenging sales objectives under pressure.

 

An outstanding all-rounder, problem-solving and leadership performance in service of the organisation.

Aoife Judge
Senior Consultant

Specialisation: Manufacturing / Contingent

Office: Shannon   |   View Aoife’s Jobs

Aoife is MSc qualified in Work and Organisational Behaviour and possesses a BSc in Human Resource Management, with a career background in Human Resources and Healthcare and Technical Recruitment. She joined CREGG in 2015 specialising in the areas of Science, Quality and Engineering in the Mid-West Region – before moving into Contingent Recruitment.

 

Aoife account manages a number of highly regulated clients in the Mid-West Region and has successfully built and maintained strong professional relationships so as to allow her to work in partnership with them, to meet their specific needs.

Sam Scriven
Sam Scriven
Technical Recruitment Consultant

Specialisation: Technical Engineering, Construction and IT

Office: Cork   |   View Sam’s Jobs

Sam is a Technical Recruiter with a strong business background. He is experienced in recruiting for the IT, Engineering and Semiconductor industries from Management to Entry level positions on a contractual and permanent basis.

 

Sam works closely with clients and consultants alike, to provide a reliable and valuable partnership for their projects. Central to this role is his ability to meet the needs of all parties through clear and open communication and knowledge of the market place.

Gemma Prendergast
Senior Consultant

Specialisation: Logistics & Contingent Account Management

Gemma has 10+ years’ experience within the recruitment & HR field. Prior to joining the CREGG team, she led the recruitment and HR division for a leading healthcare provider company for 7+ years.

 

Gemma works as the Contingent desk Manager for the Cork team, where she partners with her Clients to provide a full cycle service within the manufacturing and industrial space.

 

Gemma has acquired a Diploma in HR Management and prides herself in providing a professional and efficient service to both Client and Candidates, to benefit both parties and alleviate any staffing issues that arise regularly in busy, seasonal facilities.

Ben Forde, Shannon, Galway, Engineering, Recruitment, Jobs, Work, Medical Device, Manufacturing, Limerick,
Ben Forde
Recruitment Manager - Engineering

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Office: Shannon   |   View Ben’s Jobs

Ben holds a Degree in Business Studies and has previously worked in a Technical capacity mainly in the Construction/ Engineering industry. He recruits Mid to Senior Level roles withing the Technical/ Engineering Field.

 

Ben is highly experienced in recruiting for indigenous SME’s and Multinational companies across a variety of industries including Medical Device, Pharma, Electronics and  Industrial/ Heavy Engineering. He has experience in project managing recruitment solutions for start-ups and established organisations.

Michelle Murphy, Michelle J Murphy Shannon, Galway, Engineering, Recruitment, Jobs, Work, Medical Device, Manufacturing, Limerick,
Michelle Murphy
Technical Recruitment Consultant

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Office: Shannon   |   View Michelle’s Jobs

Leah Kelly
Recruitment Consultant

Specialisation: Manufacturing / Contingent

Office: Shannon   |   View Leah’s Jobs

 

Leah joined CREGG Recruitment in 2018, managing contingent recruitment in the midwest region. She is qualified with a Masters of Education from the University of Limerick and possesses a Bachelor of Business, with a career background in education, customer service, and finance.

 

Leah has built new relationships and developed existing client relationships further. Leah’s main client list comes from a variety of industries including but not limited to medical device, pharmaceutical, logistics, and warehousing.

Sovereign Njue
Recruitment Consultant

 

Marian, Marian Manning, Shannon, Galway, Engineering, Recruitment, Jobs, Work, Medical Device, Manufacturing, Limerick,
Marian Manning
Business Development Executive

Specialisation: Business Development

Marian is the Business Development Executive in the Galway region for CREGG Recruitment. Her focus is on growing our contingent recruitment desk. Marian works with clients to understand their needs and partners with them to build a bespoke solution to meet those needs.

 

Prior to joining CREGG, she worked in a number of SMEs and Multinational companies in ER, HR and Recruitment roles.

Marian holds a Diploma in Human Resources Management with the National College of Ireland and is CIPD certified.
Ciara Mullaney
Recruitment Consultant

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Office: Shannon   |   View Ciara’s Jobs

Ciara joined CREGG Recruitment in 2018. She initially began recruiting candidates for our Contingent and Construction divisions. She is currently working on recruiting for permanent roles in our Technical Engineering division. Her previous experience has provided her with excellent people skills which makes her a perfect fit for the recruitment industry.  Ciara is currently undertaking her Degree in Human Resources with the University of Limerick.

Barry, Barry Langan, Shannon, Galway, Engineering, Recruitment, Jobs, Work, Medical Device, Manufacturing, Limerick,
Barry Langan
Recruitment Consultant

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Barry holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Higher Diploma in Education from NUIG. He also holds a Masters in Human Resource Management from Dublin Institute of Technology. He focuses on Engineering Recruitment from entry level to Project and Management roles.

 

Barry has a strong business background combined with working within the multinational and teaching sectors. Experienced in people management and customer service he is committed to ensuring that both candidates and clients achieve their desired goals by adopting an open partnership approach in an ever competitive marketplace.

Alan Grant
Finance Recruitment Manager

Specialisation: Finance

 

Alan Barry
Account Manager – Construction

Specialisation: Construction

Alan is a degree qualified Quantity Surveyor with over 5 years’ experience in recruitment within the construction and engineering sectors.

 

He is responsible for all aspects of construction recruitment throughout Munster, the Midlands, and the West of Ireland and covers a multitude of roles from graduate to senior management level.

Oliver McMahon
Financial Controller

Office: Shannon

 

Oliver is a qualified accountant (FACCA, BBS) with over 14 years post qualified industry experience. The majority of his post qualified industry has been at Financial Controller level which is the position he holds at CREGG since July 18. Oliver manages the management/financial accounts of the business along with budgeting and cash forecasting and provides advice on ways to improve the overall financial position of the company.

Breda Murphy
Recruitment Team Leader

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Office: Galway  

Breda is approaching her ninth year as a recruitment professional based in Galway. The majority of this time has involved providing fast cycle-times including on high volume direct labour recruitment campaigns for the manufacturing sector.

 

Breda is CIPD-qualified and holds both a Degree in Human Resource Management and in Management and Employee Relations. She has recently completed a Master’s Degree program in Human Resources with the subject of her thesis being Contingent Recruitment.

Nicola Larkin
Organisational Psychologist

Specialisation: Manufacturing & Production and Psychometric Assessments

Office: Galway

Nicola is an Organisational Psychology professional with a Primary Psychology Degree and Higher Diploma from NUI Galway. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Work and Organisational Psychology from UL. Nicola specialises in contingent recruitment; designing and implementing the recruitment process for production operatives in client companies and managing these accounts.

 

Nicola has completed the level A and B psychometric training and profiling course and is a registered Psychometric practitioner with the British Psychological Society. She is responsible for psychometric assessments which CREGG Recruitment have developed; administering, scoring and preparing reports for clients.

Rachel McMahon
Recruitment Consultant

Specialisation: Technical Engineering

Rachel holds an MBS in Human Resource Management from Dublin City University. She focuses exclusively on Engineering Recruitment and also maintains a strong focus on Supervisory and Management roles.

 

Rachel’s combined academic background, work experience and travel have imbued her with exceptional skills in the area of people management and finding the perfect fit for both clients and candidates in an ever competitive employment market.

Ciaran McGuire, Marketing, Business Analyst, CREGG Recruitment, Promotion, Advertising, Events, Social Media, Website, Galway, Shannon, Cork
Ciarán McGuire
Digital Marketing & Business Analyst

Specialisation: Marketing

Ciaran holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a MSc in Health Economics from NUIG. Analytically minded with a creative passion, Ciaran is in charge of marketing and business analysis activities.

 

Since joining CREGG, his duties have included social media management, SEO, graphic design, advertising, systems management, reporting and job board management.

 

Ciaran has developed a strong understanding of the digital marketing process for the recruitment industry. He leverages this knowledge to help promote the CREGG Recruitment brand.

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