Aidan Walsh is an experienced and long-established specialist in the cultural sector and an independent consultant, based in Ireland. He works throughout Ireland and the UK.
He established this consultancy in 2001 after many years as Director of the Northern Ireland Museums Council. From 1974 to 1989 he worked as the first Curator of the pioneering Monaghan County Museum in the Republic of Ireland.
His experience and knowledge ranges through the regional, national and international arenas and across a wide spectrum of issues and functions.
He combines an in-depth and career-long working knowledge of cultural management and offers skills and experience in
- analysis and planning
- evaluation and review
- collections assessment
- advocacy for the sector
- feasibility study
- project development
- staff development
He has worked for the museum, library and arts domains within the cultural sector and sat on many cultural boards and committees. He is thoroughly familiar with organisational working culture in both the professional and voluntary areas.
In 1998 he was conferred FMA (Fellow of the UK Museums Association).
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