First Polymer Training Skillnet has a voluntary Steering group made up of top industry representatives, who give support and strategic direction to the network. They also approve significant operational decisions and review course design and development. The steering group is well placed to articulate industry needs, with the majority operating within the plastics industry. The group has many connections in the sector, which also greatly aids the dissemination of FPT’s services and activities.
FPT in hugely indebted to its steering group, whose support has been invaluable and a fundamental part of the networks success over the years.
John Brennan (Chairman)- Spectrum Plastics Group
Mark McAuley (Promoter)- Ibec (Polymer Technology Ireland)
Pat Whyte – Irish Micro Mouldings Ltd
Justin Wallace – Trend Technologies Ltd
Damien Fallon- MFP Plastics Ltd
Kevin Heffernan – Nypro Healthcare
Sean Nolan – West Pharmaceutical Services
Kenny O’Brien – Athlone Extrusions
James O’Grady- Medtronic
Shauna Ryan- Harmac Medical Products