Our Team

Meet The Team

David Sheerin
Managing Director - David has over Thirty years’ experience in Finance. He has extensive experience in all aspects of administration, finance and both financial & general management. His career to date has seen him work in such diverse sectors as food production, manufacturing, civil engineering, construction, security and recruitment. For the past 25 Years David was in senior management positions in both the construction and recruitment sectors. His own experience in sourcing talent for the finance departments and other senior managerial positions of previous businesses provided valuable insight into what a hiring manager is seeking. This experience led to his establishing TOTAL Solutions to better serve companies in their search for talent.
Michael Walsh
Founder & CEO - Michael Walsh is our founder and CEO. He established TOTAL Solutions in 2019 with the aim of becoming Ireland’s go to supplier of outsourced trades and labour for the construction industry. Michael has over 15 years experience in the recruitment industry and brings a wealth of knowledge across multiple sectors but in particular the construction and industrial sectors in the form of temporary and permanent recruitment Solutions.
Anthony Higgins
Trades and Labour - Senior Account Manager - Anthony is responsible for ensuring that the needs and requirements of key clients are fully understood and comprehensively met. Anthony has 10 years experience in Outsourced Solutions & Contract Management and has worked with TOTAL Solutions from the start. Anthony also has responsibility for the co-ordination of staff on site and quality control.
Lee Kearney
Trades & Labour Recruiter - Lee, who joined our team in 2022 recruits for construction trades & labour. Lee worked for many years on site and has extensive knowledge of all of the different trades and Labour requirements of sites. Throughout his recruitment career, his commitment to providing a high-quality candidate experience has been his most important attribute. He is responsible for the sourcing and co-ordination of staff on site and is the point of contact for all site based labour.
Alan Dunne
Construction and Engineering – Entry Level to Mid-level Personnel - Alan Joined the team in 2019 and specialises in the placement of Quantity Surveyors, Engineers (all specialisms), Health & Safety Mangers, and Project/Contracts Managers. Alan is a well-established point of contact for many of the Tier 1 to Tier 3 Construction companies and is in regular contact with regard to their ongoing requirements. After many years in the industry, he has established an extensive network of both Clients and Candidates and successfully manages to match the ideal candidate to his client's requirements. Alan’s philosophy is to spend the appropriate time establishing exactly what is require by the client/candidate and this will ensure a successful outcome for both.
Farzad Sedghi Khoi
Hospitality Recruitment - Senior Recruiter - Frazad Joined TOTAL Solutions in 2021 and looks after all senior roles within the hospitality sector. Farzad was trained in London by EMI group as a restaurant manager, stayed with the company for four years before opening a restaurant in city of London and Traded for further four years. In 1987 Farzad moved to Dublin where he worked mainly in the Royal College of Physicians and multiple Italian restaurants before moving into the recruitment sector. His knowledge and background within hospitality is second to none.
Tanika Gomez
Hospitality Recruiter – Temp Staff Tanika, who joined in 2021 recruits for both the Hospitality and Transport & Logistics Industries. Tanika who previously worked on the construction trades and labour has built a reputation of sourcing quality and loyal staff ensuring longevity of service for our clients. This attribute was key in her taking on the hospitality role in order to provide our clients with reliable and consistent staff. Throughout her recruitment career, her commitment to providing a high-quality candidate experience has been her most important attribute.
Paola Tempesta
Head of Multilingual & Senior Recruiter - Paola is a Bilingual professional with over 7 years of experience in recruitment for customer service, human resources, office support and office administration. She excels in sourcing, screening and attracting applicants for open positions, she has operated in multilingual recruitment in a large global company for the past 3½ years and has consistently delivered superior recruitment solutions for both her clients and candidates.
Abdullah Shaukat
Marketing - Abdullah is dedicated to building and driving our marketing campaigns on all social media platforms. A creative, data-driven individual with a performance-based marketing mindset. Loves all things, customer and product-focused. His expertise lies in targeting and reaching candidates through full-funnel marketing activities.
Gaynor Donnelly
Admin & Finance Senior Recruiter - Gaynor recruits for the office support sector and specialises in finding staff for all office based roles ie receptionists, admins, personal assistants. She has previous experience working in the office support world in various reception and event management positions and is also a qualified executive assistant giving her great insider knowledge of the industry she sources for. She is passionate about matching candidates to roles that truly match their skillset and own personal career goals, always ensuring to go above and beyond for client and candidate alike when it comes to finding the right fit.
Vartika Chandra
IT & Tech Senior Recruiter - Results-focused Senior Technical Recruitment Consultant/Talent Acquisition Specialist with a passion for assisting clients in building successful teams. Proven track record of over 9 years of successfully sourcing, screening, and placing professionals in IT and Tech industry, including management of a team of 40+ employees. She has extensive experience in client dealing, resource engagement, manpower planning, stakeholder management, etc. in the IT business. She carries a master’s degree in Human Resource Management and is well adept at building and sustaining strong relationships with clients.