Donal has been an IT contractor since 1999 and a member of IPSE since 2006. He has worked in a range of sectors both in the UK and abroad, and is currently based in Edinburgh.
He has been an active member in IPSE over that time, both in the IPSE forums and at IPSE regional meetings and events.
When not working as a software engineer, Donal has had a number of forays into academia. He spends the remaining free time running, training martial arts and frequenting well-known coffee establishments.