Eoghan McCarthy

AIRO, Social Sciences Institute (MUSSI)

Lead Data Analyst, AIRO

Iontas Building
2.12 Iontas
(01) 708 6210


Project Manager and Lead Data Analyst with the All-Island Research Observatory (AIRO) at Maynooth University since 2011. 

Extensive experience in undertaking and delivering a broad range of geospatial analytics projects for a range of public and private sector clients. Lead Analyst for high profile clients such as the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the National Planning Framework (NPF), Regional Assemblies (RSES), NPHET/HSE/HPSC, Ordnance Survey Ireland, EPA, SEAI and host of local government and State departments.

Strong reputation as one of the leading socio-demographical analysts in Ireland with an extensive multi-sectoral knowledge of data and data infrastructure in Ireland.

Transport Planning Consultant with MVA/SYSTRA (Dublin & Birmingham) with a role focused on transport modelling, transport feasibility analysis and capacity forecasting. Clients included, Rail Procurement Agency (now Transport Infrastructure Ireland), Dublin Transport Office (now National Transport Authority) along with multiple local authority clients.

A qualified spatial planner and GIS expert with an extensive knowledge working on socio-demographic and environmental datasets, leading projects and creating data-driven insights across the planning, environmental, health and education sectors in Ireland.