Pat O’Donnell | Managing Partner
Principal Connections. Previously, a consultant with a global professional services plc, he has operated within the executive search industry for over 10 years.
Pat holds extensive expertise in conducting senior management and C-level search assignments across the private, public and not-for-profit sectors in Ireland and internationally. He has partnered domestic and international client organizations in all phases of development and change and is especially talented at sourcing candidates from the global market.
In 2014, Pat was elected to the Board of Galway Simon Community, a registered charity dedicated to the provision of housing, support and healthcare services to the homeless in the West of Ireland.
Pat holds’ an Honours undergraduate Law Degree from the National University of Ireland Galway, a Master’s Degree in Commercial Law from University College Dublin’s School of Law and a Diploma in Human Resource Management from the National College of Ireland amongst other academic accolades. He is a certified Level A and B British Psychological Society practitioner and is adept at using a range of psychometric assessment tools.
Pat is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, the Irish Business and Employers Confederation, the British Psychological Society and the Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland.