Connor’s background is in engineering services and aviation maintenance. He trained as an instrumentation technician and spent most of his career with Lotusworks in Sligo where he became Managing Director in 2007. He completed an MBA at NUI Galway in 2014 and is a graduate of the Timoney Leadership Institute, 2015 Advanced Leadership Programme. In 2015, he joined the Atlantic Aviation Group at Shannon Airport as CEO, and successfully put a new organisational structure in place, rebuilt the management team, implemented new internal processes and developed a sense of ambition to revive profitability and financial stability.
Connor invested in and joined Secto Services Ltd as CEO in 2017 setting up a dedicated technical services division which he subsequently took over in April 2022 and renamed Atlantach Technical Services.