Brian Montague has been appointed a non-executive director by Norland Managed Services.
He will assist Tommy Fitzpatrick, Norland's business unit director in Ireland, in developing its business in the country, together with overseas markets.
Norland established its Irish business in Dublin in 2008.
Mr Montague owns a number of concerns. He was chief executive of A&L Goodbody Solicitors until 2009 and group human resources director at Eircom. Previously, he held several positions at British Airways, including HR director for the National Air Traffic Services (NATS).