11+ years experience

IT & Networking
I am a technology executive and entrepreneur with over 20 years' experience in the technology testing and certification industries. At Flexhire I have leveraged this experience to create a science based approach to screening and hiring talent. I have led teams across many aspects of business for both startups and Fortune 500 companies, having held senior leadership roles across sales, marketing, finance, operations and production as well as general management.
Javascript 11+ yrs
HTML / CSS 11+ yrs
Entrepreneurship and Small Business 11+ yrs
SQL 8+ yrs

Founder and COO, Flexhire

2017 - Present

Director of Sales EMEA, Pearson Vue

2013 - 2017

Achieved and grew region targets. Stabilized a very turbulent distributor network in Europe. Worked at government level with MoEs in multiple countries across the EMEA region.

VP Financial Analysis & Planning, Certiport

2011 - 2013

Instituted a formal CapEx management process that transformed how the business chose to invest.

Director of Product Development, Certiport

2007 - 2011

Oversaw $5M+ annual product development budget, reduced costs by over 70% while decreasing time to market by 50%.

Founder and CEO, Hyperfecto Ireland

2001 - 2007

Founded and ran Hyperfecto - a digital media consulting firm, serving clients such as Oracle, Microsoft, Pearson, Hotpress.

Founder and COO, Skillspro

2002 - 2005

Produced high quality eLearning and testing materials for ECDL, IC3 and many soft skills programs as well as building a world class SCORM compliant learning management system that is still in use today.

Lecturer, Computer Science, Trinity College Dublin

2001 - 2005

Designed and taught course in Integrated Multimedia Systems to Computer Science undergraduates.

MSc Multimedia Systems, Trinity College Dublin

1999 - 2000

BA Management Science and Information Systems, Trinity College Dublin

1996 - 1999