Our Team

Frank Coyne

BA, H. Dip in Ed., MIAI

Director of Archaeology and Research

Frank Coyne, a native of Athenry, County Galway, and a licensed archaeologist, has over twenty years experience in archaeology. Frank formed ÆGIS ARCHAEOLOGY LIMITED in 1998 with Tracy Collins. He is the chairperson of the company and an executive director, overseeing all of the firm’s projects. He has excavated in a number of countries, including England, Wales and in the Middle East. Frank ran the southern field office of the South-West Kerry Archaeological Survey, for a number of years, based in Kenmare, County Kerry.

Currently studying for an MA in Conservation of the Historic Environment in the University of Birmingham. Recent Awards; Winner of the 2020 Donald Insall Award for Best Conservation and Management Plan.

ACP has worked with Frank Coyne and Tracy Collins of Aegis Archaeology since 2006.


David Humphreys

BAgrSc(Landscape), MSc, PGDipBAdmin(Project Mgmt), DipBldgCons(RICS), CMLI, MILI, MAPM, MIPM, IHBC, MRICS, MSCSI, C.Build.E., FCABE.

Group Director

Simon Collins

C Build E, MCABE

Business Director of North America

Martin English

BSc (Hons) Building Surveying, BSc Management, C Build E, MCABE

Director of Building Surveying

Richard Davies

Dip.Arch.(Hons.), RIBA, ARB, AABC, FRSA

Historic Building Consultant (Associate)

Clair McDonald

BSc Landscape Design, BA Heritage Studies, MA Historic House Studies

Historic Landscape Consultant

Seamus Humphreys

B.Eng.(Hons), MIEI

Senior Conservation Engineer & Project Manager

Kate McCormack

Bachelor of Architecture

Historic Building Consultant

Denis O'Malley

B.E., Eur.Ing., C.Eng., M.I.E.I

Senior Conservation Engineer

Sheena Ryan

BA(Hons)Fine Art

Historic Interior Consultant

Mike Dawson

H.Dip Product Design

Historic Interior Decoration Consultant

John Bradley


Senior Heritage Planning Consultant