Olivier Kazmierczak joined the Museum in 2007. He is responsible for overseeing the strategy, budget, staff, infrastructure, software development programme and project management, vendor management and operations for the Museum's telecommunication and information systems, including its website museum.ie. His responsibilities extend over all sites of the National Museum of Ireland and also include overseeing the development and standards for interactive, audio-guides and audio-visual presentations for the Museum galleries.
Olivier has over 25 years of professional experience. Prior to joining the Museum, he worked with the multinational company EMC Captiva (digitisation, input management, document and enterprise content management systems), in France and in Ireland, as site director of a software product development centre and professional services agency, and as worldwide process improvement programme & quality director. Previous experience includes project, website and scientific data management with the Irish Marine Institute, and consultancy in technology transfer, change management, knowledge management, web and enterprise content management and custom software development (business intelligence and process automation), as well as photography, video-editing and multimedia production.
Olivier holds an MBA with distinction, a Master of Science from Trinity College Dublin (MSc. – Management of Information Systems), and a "Diplôme d’Ingénieur" (French Master degree in Science and Engineering – Applied Physics and Nuclear Engineering). Professional training and experience includes best practices and methodologies in process management & improvement (Lean, 6Sigma, ISO 9000, CMMI, ITIL, Agile) and in project management (PMI, Prince2, Scrum).
Olivier is currently a board member of the Statutory Board of the National Museum of Ireland.