Glasgow has just won a £24m UK government grant to help make it a "smart city".
BBC News - Glasgow wins 'smart city' government cash
Seanie knows all about government grants and rewiring houses, so Glasgow seems to be an ideal place for him to be. He may even be able to rewire community services, thus extending his expertise.
In Glasgow it's likely he'll be away from the temptations of picking up brown envelopes for FF and for standing again as an "independent" candidate for the Irish Presidency.
And he'll be just down the road to Bloke's Bloke. Cork is really too far away from Birmingham.
What's not to like?