Fergus O’Connell is Chief Financial Officer of PEFS. Prior to joining PEFS, Mr. O’Connell was Chief Financial Officer and interim CEO of ISS North America, the large multinational facilities services company headquartered in Denmark. During his time at ISS, working with operations, he helped drive the turnaround of the business from loss making to profit and was executive lead for two of the biggest wins of Integrated FM contracts in 2016/17. Mr. O’Connell’s strength is working closely with operations to deliver easy to understand timely information to drive action and ensuring that supply chain and IT are aligned with business. He has extensive experience in turnaround of janitorial and subcontractor contracts & supporting operations in growing the business.
Prior to working as CFO at ISS North America, Mr. O’Connell was Deputy CFO for ISS UK & Ireland and was accountable for all the support function of the business. During his time, he was heavily involved in the mobilization of large contracts and M&A activity. Prior to ISS, he has extensive experience in construction and facilities management on both the client and contractors sid
Mr. O’connell has a Bachelor of Business from the University of Limerick and in a Fellow of the Association of Charted Certified Accountants (UK).