Keith Kavanagh - Competence Development Manager with ESB Networks DAC "Promoting Gender Balance in Technical Apprenticeships” Keith addresses the challenges of promoting gender balance amongst technical apprenticeships.
Keith is the currently Competence Development Manager with ESB Networks DAC. He is a former Apprentice Electrician with the company and has 20 years of experience working in a range of diverse roles. Keith is a strong advocate of the apprenticeship as a learning model and sees first-hand the rewarding and purposeful careers available via the apprenticeship route. Managing an apprentice pool of 300 with ESB networks, Keith sees the challenges of promoting gender balance amongst technical apprenticeships.