Brian McAuliffe - ICT Industry Compliance & Advocacy Professional

Compliance & Advocacy Professional at Dell



Current location


Work category

IT and Technology



Experienced professional in all aspects of ICT solutions compliance, including the EU legislative & regulatory process and advocacy on behalf of the ICT industry at national government and EU level;

Currently working on defining policy and processes for complying with the emerging regulatory framework for healthcare IT solutions;

Am researching the implications of the EU Commission's January 2012 proposal for reform of the EU regulatory framework on data protection, in particular on how it will impact on the processing of sensitive personal data in a cloud computing environment;

Have extensive experience with enhancement of business-impacting compliance processes across multiple regions;

Am a proven results-driven professional, with strong strategic acumen;

Currently studying for an M.Sc. in Health Informatics at University of Limerick - graduating in October 2012

Brian McAuliffe's Professional Experience

2006 - Present

Dell - Compliance & Advocacy Professional

Advocate for Dell and the ICT Industry in relation to EU policy and legislation governing design and supply of information technology solutions in EMEA. Represent Dell and Ireland in IEC, CEN, ISO & CENELEC standards development committees. Dell's expert in EMEA on Healthcare IT, Medical, EMC and Telecoms regulations & standards. Manager of Dell's relationship with certification agencies - ACMA, NZMED, KEBS, NRCS, SABS, Bureau Veritas

Key Skills
advocacy Certification Compliance Data Protection eHealth EMC EMEA EU Policy Government Relations Healthcare legislation lobbying regulations Safety Standardisation
2003 - 2005

Compliance Engineering Ireland Ltd - Commercial Director

Expanded CEI's portfolio of testing and consultancy services to include Electrical Safety Testing (LVD) and Machinery Directive services

Key Skills
Business Development CE marking Electrical Marketing sales
2001 - 2003

MCA Compliance Solutions Ltd - MD

I setup MCA following redundancy from Tellabs. MCA provided Product Safety compliance testing services to Irish industry. MCA obtained Appointed Laboratory status from TUV International UK. MCA was acquired by CEI Ltd in 2003

Key Skills
1996 - 2001

Tellabs - Design Assurance Manager

Managed team of engineers responsible for all aspects of product compliance - EMC, Safety, Telecoms, Environmental. Performed Thermal Simulation using CFD modelling software and MTBF predictions. Mananged UL certifications for the manufacturing facility.

Brian McAuliffe's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - Health Informatics

National University of Limerick


Bachelor/Degree - Computer Applications

Dublin City University (DCU)

Brian McAuliffe's Additional Information




ISO 9000 Auditor
ISO 17025 Auditor