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John O’ Neill – Sales Director

As co-founder of ONG Automation Limited since 1993, John has been responsible for Sales and Marketing for the company. With over 30 years’ experience, John has an extensive background as a Controls Engineer and subsequently held the role of a sales manager for over 8 years in a large Controls Systems company in Ireland. This has provided him with a vast knowledge of the automation industry. In 1981 he graduated from the Cork Institute of Technology in Instrument Physics and is a full member of the Instrument Society of America.
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Derry Good – Engineering Director

As co-founder of ONG Automation Limited since 1993, Derry has been responsible for operations and engineering for the company. His background originally with Pfizer in the instrumentation department and subsequent move to a domestic Control System company in Ireland as engineering director, has provided him with a vast knowledge of the automation industry in Ireland. He graduated from the Cork Institute of Technology with B.Sc. in science Instrument Physics.
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Ron Donovan – Sales Manager / Recruitment Manager

Ron Donovan, is Sales Manager at ONG Automation, with responsibility for Managing Sales and Marketing activity for Ireland and the UK.

Ron has over 30 years’ experience specifying, selling and servicing process automation solutions for an International client base.

Food and Beverage, Life-science and Utility sectors.
Prior to joining ONG Automation, Ron has worked in roles as Technical Sales Support for SCADA and PLC solutions, Sales Manager,
Country Manager, European Sales Manager, General Manager and as a mentor to a med-tech spin-out from an Irish University campus.

Ron’s greatest strengths are his creativity, drive and leadership. He thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand a company’s reach.

Ron holds a BSc Food Business degree and MBA from University College, Cork. He has lived in the UK and the USA and presently lives in Cork with his wife,
their two children and family pet collie.

In his free time, Ron cycles, coaches local GAA football and soccer teams and he is working towards getting his UEFA training badges.
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Eddie Holohan – Engineering Manager

Eddie was appointed Engineering Manager in Jan 2017 after working for nine years with ONG as senior automation engineer.
He brings to the company many years of extensive automation experience working for Intel, Hewlett Packard Ireland, Vistakon and many others in the USA, internationally servicing the Food and Beverage, Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Sector.
In his role as Engineering Manager, Eddie Leads the project engineering team on projects  from conception to completion.  His team provides quality services to customers in delivering Projects on time through best practices..

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Peter Reddy – Quality Assurance Manager

Peter leads the Quality Assurance Department for Excellence in Quality Management & Compliance. With ONG since 2007, Peter comes from a International Medical Device background working for some of Irelands leading corporate multinationals. With over 20 years of experience between Consulting Engineering, H&V, Machine Design and Life Science sector, Peter’s core discipline is Quality Systems and Engineering.
He works cross-functionally with Directors and Engineering, Sales & Marketing and Product Development.
A graduate of Cork Institute of Technology, Peter is DNV Qualified ISO Auditor ISO9001, ISO 14000, ASQ and MIPM.

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Robert Williams – Senior Project Manager

Robert heads up Project Management team as Senior Project Manager at ONG Automation.
He comes from an Automation background in the Life Science sector, particularly Pharmaceutical and system Validation.
As project manager he is responsible for planning and coordinating resources, budgets, and overseeing all aspects of projects.
Robert works closely with all stakeholders to ensure that the scope and direction of projects are on schedule meeting quality and delivery requirements for flawless execution of projects.

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