This Working Life: ‘You want everyone on your team to be working towards the same goals’

A collaborative approach is a must if you want to succeed in business, according to Susan McGarry of Ecocem Ireland

19th April, 2020
This Working Life: ‘You want everyone on your team to be working towards the same goals’
Susan McGarry, managing director of Ecocem Ireland; “My career really took off when I started thinking about where I wanted to be in life and making conscious decisions about how to get there.”

Susan McGarry was appointed managing director at Ecocem Ireland in February this year. The 31-year-old began her career at the Irish-owned green cement company nine years ago, having studied civil engineering at Dublin Institute of Technology. Ecocem manufactures ground-granulated blast furnace slag, a type of cement that has a lower carbon footprint than the more commonly-used ordinary portland cement. The company was founded in 2000 by Donal O’Riain. It owns and operates a production and...

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