Industry Advisory Council
We work closely with our Industry Advisory Council to make sure that the skills and languages we teach our students are relevant and useful.
Industry Advisory Council
The Industry Advisory Council (IAC) comprises industry employers, recruiters, academics, enterprise organizations, and startups. It provides validation and guidance on the Code Institute’s programs. The IAC makes sure that our graduates have the skills necessary to gain employment and subsequently grow and prosper in their new job.
Daan van Campen, Manager of Software Development
Daan is Capgemini's Deputy Practice Manager of Software Development in their Netherlands base. He has acted in a senior management role for many Capgemini projects with high-level companies.
Jonathon Davies, Integration and Optimisation Manager
Jonathon leads the SMB and Mid-market Integration and Optimisation teams for PayPal EMEA, across their three regional operations centres in Dublin, Dundalk and Berlin.
Ciaran Curtin, Principal Technology Consultant
Ciaran is Principal Technology Consultant at CPL. He recruits for senior appointments from CTOs to Software Development Managers.
David Kirwan, Head of Technology
David is Head of Technology in Accenture Ireland. He delivers IT services and technology consulting solutions that help clients meet their business challenges.
James Mernin, Director of Software Engineering
As Director of Software Engineering at Red Hat (and CTO of Red Hat Mobile), James is responsible for all engineering aspects of Red Hat's mobile product and community portfolio.
Stephen Quinn, CEO
Stephen is CEO of Jobbio, an online and mobile jobs marketplace that simplifies job discovery and application for both Talent and Brands
Industry Council Members
Dublin – 5th March 2019
"They're learning technologies that are very relevant to our clients. We find that college graduates are more focused on the theory, whereas in Code Institute, they're more focused on the practicalities and have hands on experience"
James Ryan, Accenture
“They learn how to program and how to solve the issues. So when they come to us, we know we have very good software developers from Code Institute”
Daan van Campen, Capgemini
"We have partnered with Code Institute in order to attract graduates into our company, most of whom have a good commercial understanding... the syllabus and coursework is very aligned with commercial interest"
Claire Gannon, Cartrawler
"The graduates of Code Institute have a skillset that's in high demand. By partnering with them, we're in a nice position to deliver relevant jobs to a relevant set of people"
Andrew Kilgallon, Jobbio