Our Team

Graham Akroyd - Director

Graham Akroyd
Director

Graham AkroydGraham has been involved in the field of Work at Height and Safety for more than 20 years.

He has progressed from working as a Mountain Guide to building a career in Industrial Rope Access in both onshore and offshore environments throughout Europe. Graham has been operating as an Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA) Level 3 PM for more than 15 years.

Specialising in Work at Height disciplines, Graham has a wealth of training experience.

Graham has consulted on multiple major construction projects in Ireland, advising on and installing bespoke access systems.

He has both strong leadership and management skills which he employs to insure our clients receive market leading service.

Graham was appointed Director of Select Access in November 2017.

Ross Cardiff - Technical Director

Ross Cardiff
Technical Director

Ross CardiffRoss graduated from Institute of Technology Carlow with a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Technology.

Ross joined the Select Group in 2014 as an AutoCAD Technician. He has worked on projects from design to completion stage with a range of values from €500,000 to €3.3 million. He has a strong working knowledge of construction detailing and interfaces between multiple materials and products.

Ross has progressed within the group to become Senior Technical Manager for Select Access, working on a wide range of technical projects for multiple major contractors.

He was appointed Technical Director of Select Access in November 2017.

Kieran McKeown - Operations Manager

Kieran McKeown
Operations Manager

Kieran McKeownKieran graduated from DKIT with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering. He has been working in the construction sector since the mid-2000s and has a strong knowledge of industry.

Since 2013, he has worked specifically in the areas of Safety & Working at Height. He has been directly involved in the design and installation of various systems types on major high-profile projects throughout Ireland.

Dealing directly with our manufactures from across Europe, Kieran is always exploring exciting new products has a vast knowledge of all the materials and products we currently supply.

Leeanne Doyle - Project Co-ordinator

Leeanne Doyle
Project Co-ordinator

Leeanne DoyleLeeanne is an experienced Project Co-ordinator with a demonstrated history of working in the Construction & Engineering industry. She is skilled in Project Planning & Scheduling, Monitoring & Controlling, and Employee Training.

Leeanne is a strong Project Management professional with a Bachelor of Business Administration from Institute of Technology Blanchardstown.

Leeanne is currently undertaking a Certified Project Management Diploma through the Institute of Project Management Ireland, in the National College of Ireland.

Alastair Rooney - Project Manager

Alastair Rooney
Project Manager

Alastair RooneyAlastair graduated from Trinity College with an Honours Degree in Neuroscience in 2012.

Alastair has both a strong practical and theoretical knowledge of height safety systems. Having worked extensively both in Ireland and the UK, Alastair applies this experience in his role as Project Manager for Select Access.

Alastair is a highly qualified installation engineer and is an experienced instructor specialising in work at height.

Gary Logue - Sales & Business Development Manager

Gary Logue
Sales & Business Development Manager

Gary LogueGary comes from a trade background, having started in the construction industry in 2004.

Gary has worked on several continents on a sub-contract and client level, obtaining vast knowledge in construction along the way.

His skills were recognised when he received chartered membership to the Chartered Institute of Building as a Chartered Construction Manager in 2017.

Gary has been part of our team since August 2017. He works on behalf of all Select Group companies.

John Sweeney - Junior Design Engineer

John Sweeney
Junior Design Engineer

John SweeneyJohn joined the Select Group immediately after his graduation. Having gained valuable experience working with market-leading engineering firms, he provides a thoughtful approach to access problems to provide detailed solutions.

John’s skill set includes 2D and 3D modelling (CAD, Plant 3D, Navis works and Solid Works).