Meet the Team

Mr. Pat Gayer – CEO

Mr. Pat Gayer joined the Board of SELC as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect from 2nd September, 2015. Pat has been involved in successful company restructuring, creating value and exiting for over twenty years with experience in electronic product placement and manufacturing and brings a wealth of experience, business acumen and leadership to the company. Pat was a Business Development Manager for Sanmina. Pat’s depth of knowledge with SELC’s requirement to scale its business and grow its market share worldwide was the perfect fit.

Ms. Linda Mellerick – Director of Operations

Ms. Linda Mellerick, Director of Operations, joined SELC March 2016 as a senior commercial executive with demonstrated successful expertise in leadership, business development, operations, corporate finance and stakeholder management. She significantly developed Ireland-based business to new international markets, including Europe and U.S. Linda was responsible for the quick significant turnaround and growth of GxP Systems and for successful exit to a Fortune 500 company. Linda is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland.

Ms. Amanda Dixon – VP Sales Americas

Ms. Amanda Dixon, VP of Business Development US, is accomplished in leading cross-functional teams to develop and launch products in the smart grid roadway lighting market. Amanda has won the largest deals in smart street lighting in North America. She has strong relationships with utility and municipal standards lighting engineers and extensive knowledge regarding trends in the lighting market. Awarded the Next Generation Award from the ANSI Board of Directors in 2009 for leadership and vision in the work and support of standards for Area and Roadway Lighting.

Prior to joining SELC, as Product Manager for TE Connectivity, Amanda launched 4 new products creating $2M of additional annual sales revenue. Before that Amanda also worked as an Electrical Engineer with Lord Corporation and also holds a B.S. Electrical Engineering with North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC.

Mr. Liam Kerrigan – Research & Development (R&D) Manager

Mr. Liam Kerrigan re-joined SELC in November 2010 as Research & Development (R&D) Manager. He leads the new product development department and is principal technical lead for the engineering department. He was with SELC in 1992 as a Product Development Engineer. He worked for several years at SELC before leaving to broaden his experience.During this time, he worked with a number of multinational corporations Arrow, Silica, Glen Dimplex in product development, design consultancy and management roles. After returning to SELC, he brings a wealth of valuable external experience to continue SELC’s track record in developing leading edge products. Liam holds a BA, BAI, Microelectronic and electronic engineering, Trinity College Dublin.

Mr. Frank Magee – Director of Value Engineering

Mr. Frank Magee joined SELC April 2016 as Director of Value Engineering with an experience in companies like Apple, Lucent and Resmed. He is a results-driven technical leader with deep business knowledge and extensive end to end supply chain and operations. Proven ability and excellent people management skills to create, develop and lead high performance teams and to manage multi-disciplined resources and projects across a global organization. Frank holds a B. Eng. Hons, Electronic Engineering from University of Limerick and is a Six Sigma Green belt.