Who we are


Business HR Consultancy


To reduce losing valued business or Talent, for your employees, customers and candidates, is:

1. WHO you are (Culture)

2. WHERE you're heading (Strategy)

3. WHAT it's like to work there (People)

a connected roadmap and story i.e. 1-3 optimally defined, linked and communicated? With more than 20 years' HR and business excellence leadership behind Conexion.ie, we really can achieve this together, swiftly and sustained.   


Established in October 2018 by Dave A. Barry, Conexion.ie is a Cork based management consultancy, specializing in a unique combination of organizational HR and Lean Six Sigma. Conexion is the Spanish word for connection. 


Our Vision: Be the go-to business HR consultancy for inspirational leaders looking to connect their culture, strategy and people 

Our Mission & Purpose: Culture Strategy People Connection workshops & consulting with startups, large enterprises and more, bringing both your business and Talent higher

Our Values: Integrity, People Passion, Big-Picture Connection


"...we are delighted with the connection of new values, objectives, practices etc., and very excited re now implementing same" - Maxine Hyde, Ballymaloe Foods


Call us to hear more: 021 201 9397


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What we do


Business HR Consulting


Whichever your size, sector, and with or without a HR resource, what is on your mind in 2019? Business expansion? Leadership 4.0? Talent attraction and retention? Steered by founder Dave A. Barry’s extensive HR/Talent Management and Lean Six Sigma leadership (particularly via Eli Lilly and Trend Micro), Conexion.ie utilizes a Connection methodology focused on achieving sustained purpose, productivity and engagement for you.


Connection Workshops  (Startup; Leadership; Team)

Organizationally, driven by the defined opportunity or potential disconnect that faces you, our consulting usually commences with the following developmental workshops involving your leadership and other team members:

Culture: Vision, Mission & Purpose, Values
Strategy: Business Goal, Customer Goal, Talent Goal
People: Brand & Attraction, Management & Development, Engagement & Retention  

Connecting culture, strategy and people, to bring both your company’s performance and Talent Management to next-level. Three purposeful focuses. One productive roadmap. One engaging story.


"...I feel relieved and confident to be in a position to have fine-tuned and created the future vision, mission and values of the company" - Marian Kennedy, anewmum (PPR Healthcare Ltd.)


Connection Consulting  (Large Enterprise; Leadership; More)

As required, we and our associates delight in continued partnering with you on workshop outputs implementation, and much more including:
- Selection: Leadership interviews partnering
- Induction: Programme design & facilitation
- Communications: Event design & MC 


"...We now have clear purpose and focus which we can implement. Our culture maintains the essence of our identity, mission and values alive, while evolving to reflect the changing make-up of our business and team" - Valerie Finnegan Cahill, Ikon



Individually, to mitigate talent loss or missed opportunities, CareerConnection1:1 mentoring connects your career, development and professional brand, never compromising our Conexion.ie values of Integrity, People Passion and Big-Picture Connection along the way.

With client company team members, the primary focus is your internal direction, career progression and sector profile. 

For individual clients, the focus can be internal too, or external with advising on candidate profile, LinkedIn and more.



This is Conexion.ie. 

Talk to us: 021 201 9397

Your Conexion.ie Outputs



Your Vision
Your Mission & Purpose
Your Values


STRATEGY (inc. Diversity & Inclusion)

Business Goal
Customer Goal
Talent Goal



Brand & Attraction
Management & Development
Engagement & Retention