Management Team

Con Cronin

Con Cronin FSCSI FRICS

Chairman
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: ccronin@dob.ie

Con Cronin is Chairman of the Company and is one of the most experienced Chartered Surveyors in the country with a comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of the property market countrywide.

In practice for 39 years, Con has advised numerous clients, including semi-state and corporate clients, on various property related mattes with a proven track record of getting results. Con is a past Chairman of the general practice committee of the Society of Chartered Surveyors and is also past Chairman of GVA Europe and is currently a Board Member of GVA Worldwide.

Fergal Burke MSCSI MRICS

Managing Director
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: fburke@dob.ie

Fergal Burke is a Director of the Company and Head of the Estate Agency Department. Fergal is a Chartered Surveyor (MSCSI, MRICS) with a broad range of experience across all sectors of the property market, specialising in office, industrial and land acquisitions and disposals on behalf of a varied range of corporate and semi-state clients, including Bord Gáis Éireann, Health Service Executive, Coca-Cola, IDA Ireland, Greencore Group, etc. Fergal is also responsible for the sourcing and acquisition of investment properties in Ireland on behalf of Irish and UK-based investors, in association with GVA in the UK.

Roger Keogh

Roger Keogh MSCSI MRICS

Commercial Director
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: rogerkeogh@dob.ie

Roger Keogh is a Director of the Company and has taken up Fixed Charge Receiver (FCR) appointments on behalf of NAMA, Ulster Bank, Lloyds and IBRC which he performs with the benefit of over 21 years’ experience in all aspects of the property market in Ireland. Roger’s principal areas of expertise are in receivership services, consultancy, estate management and disposals of all types of properties including development land, retail, office, hotel and industrial properties for a wide variety of clients. Roger is the lead contact and property adviser in the company to clients such as NAMA, Zurich Bank, RaboBank (ACC), Grant Thornton and Gilroy Gannon.

Jack Devlin

Jack Devlin MSCSI MRICS

Director
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: jdevlin@dob.ie

Jack Devlin joined the company in 1984 and is a Director, Chartered Surveyor and Registered Valuer whose principle focus is on providing strategic property advice, valuations and asset management to state, semi-state, corporate, institutional and private clients with diverse countrywide property portfolios. Jack also heads our specialist Business Rates Team which advises many of the country's largest rate payers on all aspects of their rates liability. Jack has over 36 years' experience in all types of commercial and business property and development land providing advice on valuations, acquisitions, disposals, Landlord & Tenant, portfolio rationalisation and asset initiatives to clients including Royal Bank of Scotland/Ulster Bank, Trinity College Dublin, IDA Ireland, McDonald's Restaurants of Ireland and numerous Local Authorities, institutional and private clients. Jack has also significant experience in dealing with distressed property loans where he has provided services to lenders and debtors including asset management, business planning and Fixed Charge Receivership. As an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Jack is an expert in matters relating to arbitration, having acted as both an arbitrator and expert witness in disputes involving all types of properties countrywide. Jack has also provided expert evidence before the courts and at mediation.

Tom Kirby MSCSI MRICS

Director
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: tkirby@dob.ie

Tom Kirby is a Director of the Company and he is principally involved in dealing with acquisitions for Utilities Companies and Road Projects. Tom has worked in this sector since joining the office in 1999 and has a wide range of experience.  He has been involved in all stages of the Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) process ranging from assistance in preparation of Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) to assessment and negotiation of compensation claims and where necessary attendance at Arbitration as expert witness. His work involves daily reference to legislation, case law and current practices.

Tom’s clients include Bord Gáis, NRA, ESB, numerous Local Authorities, institutional and private clients.

Daniel Cronin

Daniel Cronin MSCSI MRICS

Director
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: danielcronin@dob.ie

Daniel Cronin is a Director of the Company and is principally involved with market valuations and landlord and tenant instructions. Daniel has worked in this sector of the property industry for 10 years and is experienced in the preparation of formal valuations in accordance with the RICS Valuation and Professional Standards March 2012 (The Red Book) as well as having carried out valuations of all property types for formal lending, accounting, company restructuring, and court cases. Daniel specialises in valuations and office, retail, and industrial rent reviews.

Mark  Synnott MSCSI MRICS

Director
Tel: +353-1-676 2711
Email: msynnott@dob.ie

Mark Synnott is a Director of the Company and is currently Vice-Chair of the SCSI Valuation Surveying Professional Group. Mark is a Chartered Valuation Surveyor and Registered Valuer with over 17 years' experience specialising in investment and strategic advice, fund and loan security valuations along with landlord and tenant advice including rent reviews. He has provided valuation and investment advice to Ireland’s leading Pension Funds, REITs and QIAIFs including Irish Life, State Street Global Advisors, IPUT and Green REIT. Mark’s primary areas of expertise include rent reviews, investment and development advice and loan security valuations across all sectors.