Olivier Kazmierczak joined the Museum in 2007 as ICT Manager. 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 also include overseeing the development and standards for interactive, audio-guides and audio-visual presentations for the Museum galleries.
Olivier has over 24 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, as well as photography, video-editing and multimedia production.
Olivier holds an MBA with distinction/first class honours, a Master degree from Trinity College Dublin (MSc. – Management of Information Systems), and a "Diplôme d’Ingénieur" (French Master degree in Engineering – Applied Physics and Nuclear Engineering). Professional training includes best practices and methodologies in process management & improvement (Lean, 6Sigma, ISO 9000, CMMI, ITIL) and in project management (Prince2).
Olivier is currently a board member of the Statutory Board of the National Museum of Ireland.