He studied law at the National University of Ireland, Galway (Ireland) where he was awarded a bachelor’s degree specialising in English and legal science and a bachelor of laws degree. Padraic continued his studies at the Dublin Institute of Technology where he obtained a master’s degree in public affairs and political communication in 2012. During his studies, Padraic worked in the Senate of the Irish parliament as a parliamentary intern assisting the office of a senator. Most recently, Padraic worked for Insurance Europe, the European (re)insurance federation, in the communications and public relations department. In this role, Padraic assisted the department in organising events and completed articles for the media and members. Padraic’s interests include politics, sport and music.