Sunday 18 March 2018

Flynn construction firm appoints senior industry figure to drive growth

Fegal Duffy
Fegal Duffy
Leo Harmon
Gavin McLoughlin

Gavin McLoughlin

Construction group Flynn Management & Contractors has appointed well-known construction industry figure Leo Harmon to its senior management team as it seeks to continue rapid growth.

Harmon has joined the company as a director. He was previously a member of BAM's board of directors.

In addition, Fergal Duffy, who has worked on projects including the Dundrum Town Centre and Microsoft's Dublin campus, has joined Flynn from BAM as a project director. Harmon said he was joining to "develop and grow this extremely exciting company".

The Glasnevin-based company has recently won the contract to renovate the Old Jameson Distillery. Its staff count has risen to 100 from 34 in January 2015. After posting turnover of €40m last year, it is forecasting €100m for this year.

CSO Quarterly National Household Survey figures show the numbers working in the construction industry increased almost 9pc year-on-year in the second quarter, to 136,900.

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