Our leadership team
With over 20 years’ experience within the construction industry, Daniel O’Dowd first started his career in 2001 as a Site engineer and CAD technician after graduating with a Construction Management Degree from the Galway Mayo Institute of Technology and a Higher Diploma in Health and Safety at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Working his way up through the ranks within BCM holding positions such as Assistant Project Manager, Construction Manager, Project Manager, Commercial Manager, Senior Project Manager, Regional Manager, Contractors Engineering Manager and Contractors Responsible Engineer and now Operations Director. Dan has built the knowledge to ensure projects are delivered safely and to the highest of standards.
Having been with BCM Construction for almost 12 years’ Daniel has gained experience on railway infrastructure projects such as building and civils, electrification, signalling and multi-disciplinary projects. Examples of these include Thameslink, Crossrail Anglia, Wessex HV Feeder Renewals, Kent/Sussex Power Systems Upgrade, Building Asset Management Framework, Liverpool Street Station platform extensions and Feltham Re-signalling Schemes. Furthermore, he has experience in civils design and multidisciplinary design management for major project throughout the South East, this has been key to Daniel’s current success.
Daniel’s passion is managing and interacting with people. He is a real people’s person, here is a recent quote from Daniel;
“For me, our people are the most important asset we have, without our people we cannot operate. The safety and wellbeing of our staff is massively important to me and the Directors. We want all our staff to get home safe every day and we want them to enjoy working for BCM.”