Denomination: Roman Catholic
Bachelor of Technology, National Institute Higher Education, Limerick, 1972-1976, Certified diploma, 1980. Engineer, Krups Engineering, Ltd., Limerick, 1976-1979, manager organization department, 1979-1981, materials projects manager, 1981-1984. Project leader Robert Krups Stiftung and Company K.G., Sol Wald, Federal Republic Germany, 1984-1987.
Mrp project manager Krups Engineering Ltd., Limerick, since 1987. Lecturer industrial engineering Regional Management Center, Limerick, since 1977.