Ken O'Grady
Ken O’Grady: Carbon Paint Division Manager

A graduate of University of Limerick in Industrial Chemistry, Ken has worked in the coatings industry since 1992. He has worked with Carbon Group since 1999 and has helped develop it into one of the premier coatings distribution businesses in Ireland.

He has a huge range of experience in powder coatings, application equipment, protective coatings, surface chemicals and wood finishes.

He completed an MBA at NUIG in 2014 and has helped move the brand forward by locating the coatings business to a state of the art centre in Dublin.

Ken continues to work in the field where his knowledge and experience is extremely important in leading the division forward.

Phone 086 8310356


Tony Lawlor

Sales Account Manager: Paint and Equipment Division

Tony has been part of the team at Carbon for the past 5 years. He takes responsibility for selling Carbon’s wide and extensive range of paint and equipment products to a multitude of industries. Over the years, Tony has gained a wealth of knowledge in this field. “We at Carbon pride ourselves on our high quality products and ensure that we give the best advice and customer service to every client” Our products include:-Rust-Oleum, M&R products (maintenance and repair), Cromadex, International Paints, Sikkens. We also supply and distribute the Carlisle range of spray guns e.g. DeVilbiss, Binks and Ransburg.

Phone: 087 7372306

Fintan Loughran

Fintan Loughran

Sales Account Manager, NI: Paint and Equipment Division

Fintan joined Carbon in the spring of 2021. Fintan brings 20 years of experience in the coatings industry to Carbon. A Tyrone native, Fintan covers the Northern Ireland territory providing solutions from Carbon's wide range of P&E products.

NACE certified, Fintan can offer technical support and advise on the best systems / techniques for customers' projects.

Our market leading systems provide solutions for most aspects of industry. We also partner with GEMA for all powder application equipment.

Phone: +44 7519 274 954

Jim O'Callaghan

Jim O'Callaghan

Service Engineer

Jim is  the Service Engineer for the Carbon Group. He has over 25 years experience in the Coatings industry. His main expertise is in powder coatings and industrial finishes.

Jim’s core strengths lie in the Gema manual and automated powder coating systems. He looks after a strong customer base of over 250 powder applicators.

Phone: 086 8118417

Barry Doyle, Manager, Carbon Paint Centre

Barry Doyle

Branch Manager

Barry has over 12 years’ experience across the Retail and Trade sectors in various management roles.

He has been a part of successful teams at some of Ireland's largest hardware brands.

Barry has used his knowledge and experience to help  transform under-performing departments into success stories with the main areas of concentration being decorating and showrooms.

Barry is passionate about customer service and ensuring customer satisfaction is always top of the agenda.

Phone: 01 9023555

Arek Jachna

Arek Jachna

Warehouse Operator

Arek has been a cornerstone of the Carbon paint team for over 10 years. Arek has extensive knowledge of our International Paint ranges and is responsible for the tinting of these along with all our other great brands. Arek ensures that orders are picked and sent in a timely manner to all our customers

Phone: 01 8829160

John Mulcahy - Carbon Group

John Mulcahy

Purchasing & Sales Executive

John joined the Carbon Paint Centre team in July, 2018.

A local lad, John is responsible for the picking and shipping of orders as well as tinting products from our vast product range.

Phone: 01 8829160

Gerard Mooney

Sales & Customer Service Coordinator

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Phone: 01 8829160