Brian is an experienced business manager with focus on company performance, growth and development. Brian has extensive experience as a financial leader in US, UK and European multi-nationals and possesses strong negotiation and commercial skills with employees, clients and government agencies. His experience also covers roles in strategic business planning along with M&A and MBO analysis.
Brian has been instrumental in company set-up and sale (including India and Italy) and holds a Fellow of the Institute of Management Accountants, a B.Sc. and a Masters in Business Administration.
Heather has over 25 years industry experience in the services sector across a number of Blue Chip organisations including AOL Inc, Dell UK and TalkTalk Group where she held a number of senior roles including Customer Experience Director, General Manager and the role of Director of Operations. Heather holds a Business Degree from WIT.
In 2013 Heather was one of six Industry partners appointed to the Action Plan for Jobs based on her track record of job creation and developing a business. In addition, Heather was appointed to both the National Competiveness and Labour Market Councils of which she was actively involved.
In early 2014 Heather was appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Respond Housing Association where she plays a key role driving the charity to meet the needs of our current economic climate. Heather has also committed her time to an area she feels very passionately about as a Lead Entrepreneur for Going for Growth, an Enterprise Ireland initiative supporting women in business.
A professional with a history of achievement in business development & change management Colm has an international track record in the manufacturing, telecommunications and Internet sectors. Colm has worked in areas including Research & Development engineering in Japan and electrical component sales based in Silicon Valley, California.
Colm has program management and product development experience in mobile telecoms industry backed by a Masters in Electrical & Electronic Engineering and Prince 2 Practitioner & ITIL certified