Having previously worked as a Marketing Executive, as well as a teacher and cultural ambassador for the JET Programme (Japan Exchange & Teaching Programme), Damien joined Junior Achievement in 2011. Damien is responsible for investigating all tools available to JAI in order to build the profile and awareness of the organisation. His role also involves leading the JAI Impact Strategy as well as managing relationships with supporting organisations and schools in North Dublin. Damien holds a BA in History & Philosophy from NUI Maynooth, an MA in European Studies from UCD and an M.Phil. in International Peace Studies from TCD.