D|RES Properties

Management Team

D|RES Properties (D|RES) was founded by Patrick Durkan, Eddie Byrne and Michael Hynes. The D|RES team has extensive development and house building experience, led by Patrick Durkan Chief Executive Officer, Eddie Byrne Chief Operations Officer and Michael Hynes Chief Development Officer.

Chief Executive Officer

Patrick Durkan

Patrick has over 16 years housebuilding experience and is currently the CEO of D|RES and formally the Managing Director of Durkan Residential. Patrick has a proud and respected heritage leading a second-generation housebuilding family that has been constructing new homes in Ireland since 1971. Prior to joining the family firm Patrick qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG.

Chief Operations Officer

Eddie Byrne

Eddie has almost 30 years senior level experience in the banking and real estate sectors. As Managing Director of Hudson Advisors Ireland since 2013, he has had responsibility for Lone Star’s Irish real estate portfolio with significant volumes achieved over the past 5 years. He is a board member of a range of regulated real estate related companies and has prior senior level real estate lending in both Ireland and the US.

Chief Development Officer

Michael Hynes

Michael has nearly 20 years experience in the Irish real estate sector. Since 2013 he has been Head of Real Estate for Hudson Advisors Ireland, which manages Lone Star’s Irish real estate portfolio. He managed development loan portfolios with the National Asset Management Agency from 2011 to 2013. A Qualified Chartered Surveyor, he served as Development Director for Grattan Property from 2004 to 2011.

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