John Buckley holds a Bachelor of Commerce International with Spanish degree and a Masters in Electronic Business from UCC. John joined the Cognizant Business Consulting Graduate Programme in 2015 based in London, spending almost three years working in client facing consulting roles. John worked initially as a PMO analyst in the Financial Services and Retail & Consumer Goods industries, before moving into a more business change and project management role for a leading Life Sciences company. Upon moving back to Ireland in 2018, he joined Pilz Ireland Industrial Automation as a Project Coordinator in their engineering services team, where his key responsibility was to coordinate the delivery of machinery safety consulting projects. He holds a Certified Associate in Project Management Accreditation (CAPM) from the Project Management Institute.
John joined UCC Academy in September 2019 as a Project Officer and is currently working on the new build of a dental school and hospital and a clinical medical school, both sitting within the College of Medicine & Health.