Mason Alexander is founded upon three core pillars
Mason Alexander is founded upon three core pillars
We are on a mission – to create the best experience; to challenge complacency and to shape the future of our industry.
Our philosophy is simple; find the right candidates for our clients.
Chief Executive Officer
Andrew founded Mason Alexander in 2013. He has a vast and diverse professional network, which he uses to place candidates in corporate finance, venture capital and private equity firms, as well as in Ireland’s leading plcs.
Rob is a founding member of Mason Alexander. His non-executive role focuses on national and global client relationships. He also plays rugby internationally for Ireland and is chairman of IRUPA.
Associate Director - Senior Appointments
Susan leads our Senior Appointments team, with a particular focus on industry and commerce, and expertise in finance and operational roles. She’s a graduate of Smurfit Business School, where she completed her Master’s in Business Management.
Consultant - Accounting & Finance
Stephen works in our Industry & Commerce team where he specialises in roles for qualified accountants. Prior to accountancy recruitment, Stephen gained first-hand experience of the sector, training with a Top Six accounting firm.
Consultant - Accounting & Finance, Newly Qualified
Nick helps newly qualified accountants make the transition into a career, post-qualification. He previously worked in the communications and technology sector and has a degree in Bio Medical Engineering from Trinity College, Dublin.
Consultant - Accounting & Finance, Part Qualified
Shauna leads our Part-Qualified desk in Accounting & Finance. She began her career specialising in construction recruitment, then moved to New York where she spent a year working in an accounting and finance team in the financial services market. Shauna graduated from NUI Galway with a degree in Commerce and Accounting.
Associate Consultant - Senior Appointments
Claire works as an Associate Consultant on our Senior Appointments desk, specialising in headhunting the best talent in the market for our industry clients. Claire is a graduate of Maynooth University with a degree in Social Science.
Principal Consultant, Office Support
Aisling leads our Office Support division and specialises in working with administrative professionals from junior and mid-level, right through to senior. She has a strong background in recruiting within this space and has built valuable relationships with organisations across all sectors including professional services, FMCG, financial services, technology and more.
Prior to this, Aisling had a successful career in the insurance industry where she worked for a number of high profile multinationals managing key accounts across commercial and personal lines.
Director, Advisory and Corporate Finance
James leads our Advisory, HR & Office Support teams. He specialises in the advisory and corporate finance markets, working with the leading corporate finance and investment houses, as well as the advisory divisions of the Big Four.
Senior Consultant, Executive Search
As a graduate of the University of Limerick holding an LLB law degree, Lucy commenced her career in Sydney, Australia with a commercial law practice before moving into legal recruitment with a global search firm. Since joining Mason Alexander, Lucy has played a key role in sourcing top talent and building an unmatched network amongst candidates and clients across the investment space, specialising in credit and venture capital.
An advocate for equality, Lucy launched ‘Women Who Invest’; a networking group for women in investment and corporate finance that provides a knowledge sharing platform with an aim to attract more women to the industry.
Associate Director, Legal
Megan leads our Legal desk and specialises in both practice and in-house legal appointments across a broad range of sectors. She’s a business and law graduate and, prior to joining us, worked at a number of reputable Dublin law firms, during which time she completed her FE-1s.
Aileen works on our Legal desk where she specialises in the recruitment of Paralegals. She began her career working for a cross-border trade body before she moved into office support recruitment across financial services, industry and commerce. Aileen is a graduate from Queen’s University Belfast where she completed her degree in Business Management.
Associate Director, Banking
Eoin joined Mason Alexander in 2014 to establish and lead the Banking and Financial Services division. Since then, he has forged relationships with some of the top financial institutions in the country and oversees a team that are actively delivering on niche, specific hires as well as volume hiring – of late, some of which has been a direct effect of Brexit.
Senior Consultant, Regulatory & Compliance
Finlay looks after regulatory and compliance roles within the banking and financial services sectors. He previously ran our Funds & Banking Operations desk and, prior to joining us, worked as a fund accountant. He has an Economics degree and a Master’s from Smurfit Business School.
Associate Consultant, Banking
Pierina joined Mason Alexander in November 2018 as an associate on the Banking team.
Pierina graduated from University College Dublin with a Bachelor’s degree in international commerce while spending an Erasmus year living in Spain, where she became fluent in the language.
Eva is our lead Researcher and works with our management team. She has experience working in academic research and recruitment. She has a BSc in Applied Psychology, has travelled the world, and has spent time living in Australia.
Managing Partner – Technology
Steve joined Mason Alexander January 2019 as Managing Partner and is responsible for the overall operations, strategy and growth of MA Tech globally.
Steve brings over 18 years experience in the tech recruitment industry, performing at the highest level as recruiter, manager, director and business leader here in Ireland and Internationally.
An active board member, he is also a member of the Institute of Directors and founder of the “Leaders in Tech” including the Tech Leadership Awards which will be launching soon.
Senior Principal – Transformation & PMO
James joined Mason Alexander to launch the Business and Technology Transformation team. James has over 10 years’ experience working in the technology industry and prior to returning to Ireland, he ran a successful Change and Transformation recruitment desk in London.
Senior Principal Contract Consultant
Brendan has joined Mason Alexander to build out the Tech team and ensure Mason Alexander are best placed to deliver the large volume of contract needs for our clients. Brendan has a number of years experience in Dublin’s tech market working with a wide range of clients from small scale start ups to large financial institutions.
Consultant – Technology
Harvina has experience working both contract and permanent markets. Harvina has worked with top class companies helping them build out teams and relationships in both markets all focusing on PMO, Project & Program Management, Product and Senior Appointments space.
Principal Consultant – Technology
Sean works within the Technology division on the Business and Technology Transformation team. Sean specialises in the PMO market and will be focusing on permanent positions.
Consultant – Sales and Marketing
Mark heads up the growth and digital division within the Technology sector of the company. Mark places sales & Marketing professionals with some of the biggest technology companies worldwide.
Mark recently arrived back to Ireland after spending 7 years in Australia where he was a Sales Training Consultant for technology based SME’s and built his own Social Media Start-Up
Ivana works with MA Technology’s Software Engineering Practice where she engages with local software engineers in the Dublin market. Ivana also correlates strong data, insights and topical content about the job market and the clients which MA are working with.
Ivana has a natural talent for sales and recruitment and is passionate about improving the lives and careers of her candidates and clients.
She recently graduated from University of Zagreb, Croatia with a Master degree in Finance. Before moving to Dublin Ivana had an opportunity to spend two years living and working in Spain where she became fluent in Spanish
Chief Operating Officer
Barry plays a central role in our leadership team and is responsible for keeping our day-to-day operations efficient and on-track. He has a background in media and technology, and a proven track record in scaling high-growth companies. Barry is also a chartered accountant and sits on the Council of Chartered Accountants Ireland.
Client Partnerships Director
Niamh Cornally has recently been appointed by Mason Alexander as Client Partnerships Director and is responsible for strategic client relationship management and development for key clients across Ireland.
Niamh is a highly experienced and seasoned professional with over 17 years’ experience from consultant to director level in the recruitment industry, working in some of the leading global recruitment agencies and working onsite in a US multinational client across multiple locations in Ireland.
Jenny works in our operations team as Business Manager. She assists with the organisation and daily running of the business and leads our marketing team. Jenny graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from Trinity College before taking on operational roles in Dublin, London and Australia.
Marketing & Communications Executive
Katie joined Mason Alexander in 2017 as Marketing and Communication Executive, having obtained qualifications in Digital Marketing and Graphic Design. She is currently pursuing a diploma in Desktop Publishing.
Elizabeth joined Mason Alexander in 2017, taking on the role of in-house HR Manager. She’d previously worked in the telecommunications and oil and gas industries in Dublin and London. She holds a degree in business studies and a diploma in HR management.
Manager - Construction
Ciaran heads up our Construction desk. He has joined MA having spent 7 years working in the UK in the Construction Recruitment Sector.
His background is in placing White Collar Candidates in both Temp and Perm positions. Ciaran is graduate of NUI Maynooth.