About Senior Management & Staff

Tom O'Connor

TOM O'CONNOR: Managing Director

Tom O'Connor , has a first class honours degree in Civil Engineering and currently fulfils the role of Director and Shareholder of MEIC. Tom was a founding member of MEIC Ltd at their incorporation in 2008. He has over 20 years experience in Civil Engineering, while working in Ireland, the UK and Overseas, covering many disciplines such as the Design and Build of Road and Bridge projects, Water and Waste Water Projects, Marine Works and General Building. He has a strong focus on delivering a professional service to MEIC's various clients and fostering a spirit of cooperation with our partners in the industry.

Luis Moreira da Silva


Luis Moreira da Silva is the Irish Branch Director of Parent’s Company Mota-Engil and Board Director of MEIC Ltd. Has over 15 years of experience as Project Manager for a number of international large projects in water and wastewater, civil, road and building construction. Luis's professional qualifications include a Degree in Civil Engineering and a Master Degree in International Management. During his career Luis’s developed good planning & organizational skills and acquired knowledge of a wide spectrum of management disciplines. Responsibilities include assisting in account development, developing targets for the Company, implementing long term plans and generating new business from customers.

Gerry Fahy

GERRY FAHY: Finance Director

Gerry Fahy is a founding member of MEIC Ltd and has undertaken the role of Financial Director and Shareholder since its incorporation in 2007. Gerry has been involved in the industry since 1985 after graduating with a degree in Business Studies (Accounting), he has extensive experience in the financial administration and management of Construction companies both in Ireland and the UK. He is a key member of the MEIC team ensuring the company performs its financial operations with integrity and diligence, complying with the various legal & secretarial requirements. His goal is to see MEIC Ltd grow securely and safely, earning a good reputation with its clients, workforce and suppliers.

Micheal Moore

Michael Moore: Senior Estimation Manager

Michael Moore has undertaken the role of Shareholder and Head Estimator since the incorporation of MEIC Ltd in 2007. Michael, a Degree Qualified Civil Engineer has been instrumental in the growth of MEIC Ltd and key to its success to date. Michael has been involved in the industry in Ireland for over 15 years, initially working on various challenging and difficult projects throughout Ireland, before moving to the estimating department as his career developed. To date Michael has gained considerable knowledge in many aspects of Building and Civil Engineering including road and bridges, pipelines, water treatment works, including design and build, along with experience on various forms of contract which are prevalent in the industry. He is committed to the further developement of MEIC and sees the delivery of a quality service to its client base as a crucial element to the future success.



Andrew is a Civil Engineer and has over 14 years’ experience in construction and civil engineering projects. He is experienced in estimating, procurement and project management. Since joining MEIC Ltd. in 2008, Andrew has worked as Project Manager & Senior Engineer on bridges, major structures, and large water infrastructure projects before progressing to Senior Contracts Manager. He is also an experienced Civil & Structural designer for water and wastewater service infrastructure.



Ronan is a Chartered Civil Engineer with over 15 years’ experience in construction and civil engineering projects. He is experienced in estimating, procurement and project management. Since joining MEIC Ltd in 2010, Ronan has worked as Project Manager & Senior Engineer on bridges, roads, major structures and large water infrastructure projects before progressing to Contracts Manager. Ronan also worked as a Senior Resident Engineer on the Leitrim Towns and Villages Sewerage Scheme Contract.



Aine is the Quality Environmental, Health and Safety Manager with MEIC Ltd. since 2010. Aine has over 11 years’ experience in QEHS on major civil, water and wastewater infrastructure projects ranging in value up to €92million. Her role also involves the overall maintenance of the ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 Integrated Management System and in 2013, Aine oversaw the successful recertification of the Management System.

Patrick Ryle


Patrick is a Chartered Engineer, and has worked for MEIC Ltd. since its incorporation in 2008. Patrick has extensive experience of successfully delivering projects across the utilities sector, including water metering, network rehabilitation, water and wastewater treatment plants (municipal, pharmaceutical and industrial). Patrick has a natural commercial acumen and is skilled in estimating, procurement, contract management, design, and commercial and project management of large projects.