Meet the Team
Jim Whelan B.Eng – Managing Director
With over 30 years’ experience in the lighting sector, Jim brings a wealth of knowledge and leadership to the team at Domus Projects. From running the company, pioneering design, designing products overseeing installations, and mentoring the staff. A graduate of Kevin Streets’ school of Engineering and with a degree in Electrical Engineering from Trinity College Dublin. Jim has the hands-on experience that comes from being involved in the design, delivery and commissioning of some of Ireland’s most prestige’s lighting installations.
Leonard Downes MSLL – Design Consultant / Director
Honours Bachelors Degree in Design, Diploma in Lighting, Member of the Society of Light & Lighting and Fully Certified Emergency Lighting Systems Designer. Over 20 years experience in lighting, starting his career as a product designer of light fixtures, he would have a greater understanding of product components and parts when it comes to Project Specification. Leonard also conducts product training for consultant engineers, architects and designers.
Karl Mullarkey – Business Development Director
Karl is the head of sales and business development within Domus Projects. With a strong career in lighting working with companies such as MJ Flood and Philips Lighting. Karl also oversees the installation and commissioning of projects to ensure that our customers visions become realities.
Shane Patterson – Project Manager
Coming from an energy & sustainability background, Shane has brought a wealth of knowledge to the company. Surveys, data analysis, return on investment and product installation overview. Shane would also assist our clients with applications such as the SEAI Triple E & ACA applicable grant schemes.
Jarek Gawron – Project Manager
Jarek has been with Domus since 2013, starting out as our logistics manager he progressed into design and commissioning of lighting installations. With years of knowledge of our project range and customers needs Jarek has become the perfect project manager for your next project.
Dominic Breslin B.Eng – Design Engineer
Dominic is an accomplished Engineer with a Degree in Production and Diploma in Mechanical engineering. With years of experience as a lighting product designer, he has also specialised in lighting design. Proficient in AutoCAD, Relux, Dialux
Jeff Kernan – Operations Manager
With over 25 years’ experience working in the FMCG and Services Sectors, Jeff Brings with him many years of gained knowledge and hands on experience. Working with both Multinational and Medium sized companies, Jeff has gained the inside know how on Systems and Processes all great companies need.
Clare Harrington – Lighting Designer / CAD
Clare has been with the team in Domus since 2015. She has worked on a large scope of lighting projects from retail, commercial, industrial and residential. With a keen eye for design and aesthetics.
Aga Udziela – Accounts / Logistics
Aga is responsible for Invoicing, Purchases and Logistics within the company. With many years experience now dealing with some of Europe’s largest companies.