Pat Lucey

CEO @ Aspira

Pat Lucey is the co-founder and CEO of Aspira, the Consulting and Technology Company headquartered in Ireland and with offices in The Netherlands and the UAE. Aspira specialise in helping organizations who are challenged to deliver complex technology projects in an aggressive timeline. Aspira provides the technology and Project Management expertise to ensure delivery, while also helping companies to bring the right level of Agility to their business.

Pat is passionate about the power of Technology and Project Management to make a positive impact on society. He is Director and immediate Past-President of the Ireland Chapter of the Project Management Institute, holds multiple international Project Management Certifications and is recognised internationally as an advocate of the value of Project Management.

In 2020 Pat has been selected as a finalist in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year program, in the International category. As a successful entrepreneur, he believes that Project Management skills play a vital role in the entrepreneurial mindset – and may even be the ‘secret sauce’ that is often overlooked when evaluating new opportunities.

Summary of Presentation

Pat Lucey will explore the two sides of life – being both an Entrepreneur and a Project Manager. Does this mean he gets the best of both worlds, or does he need to cope with a split personality? When both elements are in conflict – which one wins out? In this talk Pat will help you understand your own biases – whether towards entrepreneurialism or project management – or both!