Board of Directors

Barry English

Founder, Director

Barry is the founder of Winthrop Technologies and majority shareholder in the company. He qualified with an honours degree in Mechanical Engineering in the prestigious University College Dublin in 1988. He has worked in the building services industry for 30 years both nationally and internationally.

Having been involved in most of the companies many projects since its foundation,  Barry also specialises more specifically in Mission Critical solutions and has an inherent knowledge of the Data Centre market for the last 20 years.

When required Barry provides a very hands on approach when dealing with key clients. He provides a trifecta of market experience, commercial astuteness and engineering knowledge. Barry has enabled the company to grow in a controlled and profitable manner since its foundation.

Anne Dooley

Chief Executive Officer

Anne, a mechanical engineer, joined Winthrop Technologies in 1997 during Winthrop’s start-up phase.

During her time as Manager Director, Anne oversaw the company’s pivot to becoming a leading dedicated turnkey data centre contractor delivering throughout Europe.

Through the years as a director and shareholder, whilst maintaining a focus on project delivery and cost management Anne continued the development and attraction of talent and growing the support functions needed to allow the business to operate successfully in new countries.

As Chief Executive Officer, Anne, together with her fellow directors and the wider Leadership Team, will ensure that Winthrop retains its focus on delivery for its clients, whilst providing great career and growth opportunities for her colleagues.

Bernard Keane

Managing Director

Bernard joined Winthrop Technologies in 2004, and his role within the company is as Data Centre Director overseeing the whole process from design to construction. He has extensive experience in the Data & Pharmaceutical industry, working closely with Global Data Centre Clients over the last number of years, and has delivered large scale projects for Pharmaceutical Companies such as IVAX, Merck Sharpe & Dohme and Wyeth Medica.

Michael Cawley


Conor Roche

Non-Executive Director

Paul Lynch

Non-Executive Director