Jim Fitzsimons graduated with a BAgr.Sc in Agriculture in 1981 followed by a MAgrSc in Animal Science in 1983 from University College Dublin. He initially gained 5 years research experience in animal science followed by 12 years industrial experience in both technical and commercial roles.
Jim has developed expertise in various Public Sector funded programmes for industry particularly in the Agri-Food sector and has spent much of his time working at the interface been Government, Industry and Academia since 2000.
Jim is a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants and Advisors and is a Certified Management Consultant. He joined Helix in 2004 as a Regional Consultant and is based in Blessington, Co. Wicklow covering the South East region.