3 September 2020

VIMA appoint Darwin McDonough as a Senior Consultant

During his 31 year RAF career, Del served in many different locations across the UK and overseas, including operational tours in Iraq, Bosnia, Afghanistan and the Falkland Islands. He gained extensive PM experience during numerous ICT Installations home and abroad. These included leading major projects such as a complete HQ refurbishment in Afghanistan to configuring small training networks to assist junior officers during their branch training. He has also previously delivered Management Training to RAF personnel as part of their promotion course.

As a SCIDA engineer, Del was responsible for the configuration management and assurance of all new ICT installations to ensure compliance with MOD recommendations. He was the Incident Manager for Defence Digitals REECE project to ensure ICT cabinets were certified and prioritised for remedial work across the UK. He coordinated four electrical contractors, which were geographically separated, to enable swift and concise action. Due to his training delivery experience, he was designated as Training Manager for SCIDA, delivering numerous presentations to RAF, Civil Service and Contractors.

Del is married to Lyndsey and lives in the countryside with Nancy, their cat!

On joining VIMA, Del said, “I am thrilled to be joining such a diverse and proactive company as VIMA Group. I am looking forward to making a difference and to the opportunity to enhance my current skill set with new and exciting projects to help in the growth of VIMA.”