About Us

Vista People is in the people business – the right people business. We deal with two communities: organisations looking for senior talent, and senior executives who are looking for a change, and may be at a career crossroads.

Whether our clients are organisations or individuals, they will receive a very personal and tailored service, designed to make the experience a positive – and highly productive - one.

If you choose Vista People, we will listen carefully to your story: your needs, circumstances, challenges and what determines your operating and competitive environment. Warning: when warranted, we will ‘push back’ and challenge your thinking and assumptions. We will be as invested as you are in finding the right solution for you, and therefore equality in our exchanges is essential. Our aim: the ideal pairing of opportunity with the successful package that is talent and temperament.

Workplace Relations Commission licence no: EA4026 and Garda vetted October 2020.

Bob Hoffman

Bob Hoffman Vista PeopleOver the past 30 years, Bob has held a variety of Sales, Marketing and General Management positions across multiple industries. He was previously CEO of The Sales Institute of Ireland where he worked closely with business leaders in a variety of sectors, including Telecoms, IT, FMCG and Financial Services, to support their commercial management capabilities.

Bob has developed a reputation as a trustworthy, ethical and reliable professional who conducts business with a personal style and professional manner. He holds various marketing qualifications and is currently studying in the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School.

Tel: +353 868 170 170

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John Ingram

John IngramSince the early 90s, John has held senior management positions in the media, technology and educational sectors. He was previously CEO of Windmill Lane Pictures, Ireland’s leading media services company, following which he founded and was CEO of independent TV production company Animo Television. He has extensive experience of providing strategic communications services to business leaders, EU and state bodies and commercial enterprises in Ireland and Brussels.

John has been a trustee and director of St. Andrew’s College, Dublin, since 1998, where he is a former chairman of the board. He holds a Master of Arts degree from the University of East Anglia.

Tel: +353 86 255 7076

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Dan McKeown

Dan McKeownDan McKeown has over 15 years’ recruitment experience in Ireland, sourcing mid-senior level professional in finance, operations and management. Servicing multinational clients including industries from pharmaceutical to banking, Dan has successfully conducted recruitment mandates for niche and difficult-to-fill roles in Ireland as well as the UK and mainland Europe.

Tel: +353 866 072 205

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Ann Doheny

Ann DohenyAnn is the backbone of the Vista People team running the office and managing our accounts payable and receivables, as well as dealing with our suppliers. She was previously Office Manager in PMI Software for many years. Ann knows how to manage people, time and resources in a very professional but friendly style. She is an effective Project Manager and enjoys the trust with candidates and clients alike.

Tel: +353 868 242 525

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Barry O'Connor

Barry O'ConnorBarry O’Connor is a Dublin-born Technology Consultant with over 20 years’ experience. In that time he has specialised in taking new ideas and concepts and bringing them into the corporate world. In the last few years he has focused exclusively on Blockchain and the emerging world of Distributed Ledger Technology. In addition he has a wealth of knowledge in Innovation, Finance, Strategic Marketing, Mobile Telecoms, Programme and Project Management. Barry is a valuable addition to the Vista People team and can advise companies of all shapes and sizes on their technology strategy. If this strategy involves additional people, the rest of the team at Vista People are ideal to source this new talent.

Tel: +353 866 000 898

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David Maddy

David MaddyDavid has 25+ years commercial IT experience within the corporate sector, with such clients as Cap Gemini, Computer Associates and Dell.
During this time he spent 7 years in the IT & Sales Recruitment sectors, in both on-site and agency roles. He holds an MA Management (DCU), BA Business (DIT), and is a Graduate of the IITD.
David also works in a talent consultancy capacity, with a number of clients in the fintech, engineering and IT consultancy sectors.
A people person at heart, with a passion for the Talent Management business, one of David’s real strengths is his ability to quickly identify and prepare senior professionals for roles. David is currently doing research in the area of age related workforce diversity.

Tel: +353 86 231 5151

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John Rankin

johnJohn is a business system analyst with 30 years’ experience in Ireland and overseas. He specialises in people and team dynamics and analytics which is a powerful skillset as a company’s greatest assets are its people. John has developed the Every121 process and has been studying eastern principles, sciences and concepts for over 20 years. John, has a wealth of knowledge in regards to personnel interaction. Having been introduced to and taught, by a Chinese Master, the eastern way of personality profiling (what is and has been an oral tradition for millennia) John has, over many years, applied this to his business dealings with incredible success.

Tel: +353 87 238 9750

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Andy Crawford

Andy Crawford Vista PeopleCreative, entrepreneurial, values driven commercially oriented marketer with particular skills as a strategist and consumer planner.

12 years’ experience with Diageo working on the positioning, culture and marketing of some of the greatest brands in CPG; 8 years at P&G working on marketing and innovation; owner of a craft brewery; president of revitalised vibrant and dynamic alumni associations in Ireland and the Netherlands;

Social entrepreneur; sporting leader and coach; Dad and good mate.

Tel: +353 863 850 439

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Company registration no: 581634

Business name registration no: 578183

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Workplace Relations Commission licence: EA4026

Directors: B. Hoffman, A. Hoffman

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Phone: +353 1 961 0015


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