Anthony Finn

Consultant in Wicklow, Ireland

Anthony Finn

Consultant in Wicklow, Ireland

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Anthony graduated in 2003 with a Ph.D. from the University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia having spent 18 months field work with loyalist and republican paramilitaries in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Wtih a passion for social change and equality Anthony established a paralegal programme seeking redress for migrant workers in Ireland enduring harsh conditions and exploitation.

Anthony's work as a consultant began at that time and he quickly secured significant achivements in donor strategy and portfolio management for the One Foundation. By 2005 Anthony was spending more time in conflict and fragility in sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and Asia and since then has achieved key results in programming in Demobilisation, Disarmament and Reintegration (DDR) and livelihoods. In reserach, knowledge and learning Anthony has lead sucessful multi-country and multi-disciplinary studies always focused on developing donor strategy and/or programming and delivering impact. In 2016 Anthony is working in Europe and Central Asia and in Sub-Saharan Africa on a range of projects from environment to migration to social inclusion and again in DDR.

Anthony is a passionate trail runner and outdoors enthusiast. He established the not-for-profit Laragh Trail Run held each March in Laragh Glendalough. When not consulting he can usually be found running, swimming or cycling somewhere remote in the Wicklow Mountains.

  • Work
    • anthonyfinn.com
  • Education
    • University of New South Wales
    • National University of Ireland Maynooth