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Ecocem Group Appoints Sustainability and Innovation Expert as Managing Director for Ireland

Susan Mcgarry

Susan McGarry, Managing Director, Ecocem Ireland.

The Ecocem Group has made a strategic internal appointment of Susan McGarry as Managing Director of Ecocem Ireland. A chartered engineer, Susan McGarry has worked for Ecocem for nine years in a variety of roles, the most recent of which was European Sustainability Manager.

She has spearheaded the introduction of international standards across the group, helping to transform operations as well as designing and implementing the group’s sustainability strategy and reports.

The Ecocem Group has seen significant growth in sales over the past three years with Ecocem Ireland contributing to this through UK and European exports. Susan brings a group view to the Irish business with an extremely rare skillset, ranging from commercial, marketing, sustainability and technical competence.  

Speaking about her appointment, Susan McGarry says, “Working across the Ecocem Group for nine years has given me the confidence and the ability to take on this challenge. The Ecocem Group is at a crucial point in its development, and I intend to make sure Ireland plays a central role in making a success of this. We’ll be launching a series of innovative products, services and practices over the next few months.”

A keen advocate for Women in Engineering, Susan McGarry delivers talks in schools promoting careers in the industry to young women across the country. She is passionate about giving people the necessary experience to develop their careers and has championed internship programmes across the group for the past five years. She also guest-lectures in Trinity College Dublin and TU Dublin and is a qualified LEED Green Associate.