The Enterprise & Finance CIO 100 Index 2022, in affiliation with Equinix, recognises the highest 100 Chief Info Officers working throughout a few of the most modern firms in Eire right this moment.
The CIO 100 Index 2022 was launched formally right this moment at Dublin Tech Summit on fifteenth June, 2022, at an 8am breakfast reception within the RDS Minerva Room. Sponsored and opened by Equinix, it featured a keynote tackle from Harry Moseley, Co-CIO of Zoom.
Becoming a member of the dialogue had been a few of Eire’s main IT professionals, Colin Kennedy, CIO DPD Eire and Ashling Cunningham, CIO, Irish Water. The panel was moderated by Joan Mulvihill, Digitalisation & Sustainability Lead, Siemens. Michael Galvin, Enterprise Gross sales Director, Eire, Equinix, opened the dialogue.
Maurice Mortell, Supervisor Director, Equinix Eire spoke in regards to the significance of the occasion at a current photocall: “The CIO 100 Index occasion is testomony to the truth that our economic system and the digital world have turn out to be inextricably linked. The way forward for enterprise – and our on a regular basis lives – depends on courageous decision-making from our digital leaders and it’s important that we have a good time these individuals and the far-reaching influence they’re making. Equinix is proud to be supporting the CIO 100 Index and I look ahead to some wealthy conversations with the individuals driving innovation throughout Eire right this moment after we collect on the RDS in June.”
Right here is part 4 of the four-section record.
Dave O’Donovan, Chief Digital & Info Officer,
Dave O’Donovan is the Chief Digital and Info Officer at Aer Lingus. He’s a member of the Govt Administration Committee of Aer Lingus, a €2bn income enterprise (2019), and a member of the Administration Committee of IAG Tech, the expertise perform supporting IAG, whose airways additionally embrace British Airways, Iberia and Vueling. He’s accountable for all expertise throughout Aer Lingus, each from a Supply and Run perspective; Lead the Folks Transformation workstream throughout IAG Tech, driving cultural and folks transformation. O’Donovan is an achieved government with intensive expertise in extracting enterprise worth from digital, knowledge and expertise throughout a number of industries and geographies as marketing consultant, an entrepreneur, and a company chief.
Niall O’Dowd, IT Director,
Mason Hayes & Curran LLP
Niall O’Dowd is the IT Director for Mason Hayes & Curran LLP, a high tier Irish regulation agency. With over 25 years of technical and administration expertise within the IT trade, O’Dowd has a deep understanding of the IT business utility of varied platforms and techniques. Since becoming a member of MHC in 2008 the agency has seen enormous development and O’Dowd has efficiently managed this huge scale enlargement conserving tempo with the main IT trade requirements and traits. He has been concerned in quite a few initiatives, infrastructure implementations and software program upgrades throughout the IT enterprise setting. Key initiatives and areas of curiosity embrace Cybersecurity, AI, Enterprise innovation by IT, and Enterprise cloud options.
Gerard O’Flaherty, Chief Info Officer,
Fexco Company Funds
Gerard O’Flaherty is the CIO at Fexco Company Funds, a division of the Fexco Group, who present specialist fee processing providers to allow purchasers to concern funds rapidly, precisely, securely and cost-effectively. Main a dynamic IT group within the FinTech trade, he has launched into plenty of giant initiatives in Eire, United Kingdom, Germany, New Zealand over time working with all the foremost banks and fee suppliers. These initiatives have delivered a variety of fee merchandise to an enormous vary of consumers.
Tony O’Halloran, World Group IT Director,
Tony O’Halloran is the World Group IT Director for Whole Produce, the world’s largest international Recent Produce Firm who’re headquartered in Dublin. O’Halloran is accountable for the oversight of Whole Produce World IT Operations with a selected emphasis on Digital Transformation and has over 3 many years of expertise working within the IT sector for multi-national firms working within the IT, Monetary Providers and Recent Produce sectors.
Tom O’Leary, Chief Info Officer,
Tom O’Leary is ICON’s Chief Info Officer and has over 25 years of expertise within the pharmaceutical trade. O’Leary joined ICON in 2001 as Supervisor of Information Administration and has held varied management positions together with, World Head of Information Administration and President of ICON Central Laboratories.
Previous to becoming a member of ICON, he labored for SmithKline Beecham and later GlaxoSmithKline and held positions in Information Administration, Challenge Administration and Useful resource Administration. He holds a Diploma in Medicinal Chemistry and a Masters in Information Administration from Kingston College in Surrey and is a Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Matt Peterson, Senior Vice President and Chief Info Officer,
Matt Peterson is an achieved IT Govt with a confirmed file of success in facilitating enterprise development by efficient alignment of expertise capabilities to satisfy enterprise wants. Peterson is the Senior Vice President and Chief Info Officer for Aptiv the place he’s accountable for international oversight of the Info Expertise (IT), World Enterprise Providers (GBS) and Important Initiatives Supply (Enterprise PMO) capabilities.
He has a longtime fame in expertise management, strategic planning, and alter administration. He’s adept at supporting mergers and acquisitions, performing enterprise course of design, and directing full mission administration operations. Peterson is extremely acquainted with managing ERP and CRM deployments, eBusiness initiatives, and overseeing outsourcing/offshoring. He has CPIM and CIRM certifications and intensive management coaching.
Pam Energy, Head of Info Expertise,
Pam Energy works because the Head of Info at Ibec, Eire’s largest foyer and enterprise consultant group. Their function is to assist construct a greater, sustainable future by influencing, supporting and delivering for enterprise success. With over 250 workers, Ibec engages with key stakeholders in Eire and internationally by their six regional places of work and Brussels workplace, together with an intensive worldwide community within the UK and US.
John Energy, Director Of Info Expertise,
Nationwide Broadband Eire
John Energy is a Senior Info Technologist with a confirmed monitor file of delivering worth, income and transformational change at management stage. Energy has intensive expertise in offering clear imaginative and prescient and technique, and has a monitor file within the end-to-end supply of software program options throughout organisations together with Vodafone (Center East / Africa), T-Cellular (Europe / USA), Hutchison Whampoa / 3 / Three (Worldwide) and Inmarsat. Inside Eire, John has held positions with Enet and now Nationwide Broadband Eire (NBI).
His present NBI obligations embrace, overseeing all the data expertise actual property, particularly the BSS/OSS, ERP, PPM (Challenge Portfolio Mgt), Analytics, ICT and IT Operations, sustaining them in accordance with established targets, requirements and contractual necessities, in addition to having full accountability for the alignment of IT methods to enterprise methods and desired outcomes.
Peter Quinn, Chief Info Officer,
Peter has been Chief Info Officer since he joined DCC in 2004. He additionally spent three years as Chief Working Officer of DCC’s largest oil distribution enterprise, Certas Power UK. Previous to becoming a member of DCC, Peter labored as an IT marketing consultant with a world agency the place he specialised within the supply of complicated IT options throughout a spread of enterprise sectors. He had beforehand labored within the meals and transport industries in a wide range of IT management roles.
Katrina R. Redmond, SVP, Chief Info Officer,
Katrina R. Redmond is senior vp and chief data officer for Eaton, a world energy administration firm. Katrina is accountable for the enterprise data expertise technique and execution. She joined Eaton in 2021. Previous to Eaton, Katrina labored for Hubbell, the place she served as vp and CIO. All through her profession, she has guided digital transformations and international e-commerce options, and delivered international enterprise system implementations.
She has held IT management roles at ABB, GE Grid Options, GE Industrial Options and GE Plastics. Katrina obtained a Bachelor of Science diploma in biology and psychology from Southern Polytechnic State College. She later obtained a Grasp of Science diploma in industrial engineering from the College of Georgia. Katrina has served on the GE Girls in Expertise Board and obtained a CIO 100 Award in 2013.
Stephen Reidy, Chief Info Officer,
Stephen is CIO at Three Eire, which he joined in July 2014. He was beforehand Head of Technique & Consulting at O2 Eire for 3 years earlier than it was acquired by Three’s mum or dad firm and labored in a number of senior roles at UK telecoms supplier Orange between 2002 and 2011 in IT and programme administration. Stephen is a UL Electronics graduate.
John Roche, VP of Expertise,
John Roche is the Head Of Growth at Regnology since 2021. He has held management positions in expertise providers firms for a few years, specializing in constructing and main groups to ship on key enterprise outcomes with a deal with scale, sturdiness, and high-performance. John Roche has expertise in main cross practical groups utilizing totally different supply methodologies. Earlier than that, he has been Vice President and Innovation Officer at Fenergo, accountable for operating the Platform Engineering groups of Fenergo’s flagship CLM Enterprise product.
Barry Roche, Chief Info Officer,
Barry Roche is the Chief Info Officer at Concern Worldwide. He graduated from UCD with a level in Historical past and Politics in 1992, he subsequently accomplished a diploma in Public relations in DIT earlier than shifting to the US in 1994. After a number of years working within the monetary providers trade he returned to Eire in 2003. Since then he has labored with Concern in quite a few IT roles and have become CIO in 2019. He not too long ago accomplished a Diploma in Digital Management with the IMI”
Gerry Rogers, Director of IT Providers,
An Put up
Gerry Rogers has been Director of IT Providers at An Put up since 2021 and was working as Head of IT Infrastructure and Service Supply for two years prior. Earlier roles embrace World Head of Infrastructure Operations at Jazz Prescription drugs and IT Operations Supervisor at Dublin Airport Authority.
Michael Ryan, IT Tasks Director,
Michael is IT Tasks Director at Sisk Group since 2020, and was Head of Group IT Tasks prior. Earlier roles embrace Senior Unbiased Advisor to Musgrave Group IT and World Expertise Providers Chief at IBM. Michael is an brisk and decisive senior government with a sustained monitor file of delivering enterprise outcomes by profitable execution of enterprise transformation programmes.
He’s very enthusiastic about embracing large challenges and serving to others succeed whereas all the time trying to alternatives to ship actual worth for purchasers in Enterprise Transformation applications, complicated program governance, Gross sales Management, or as a strategic advisor on adopting new applied sciences reminiscent of cloud.
Bob Savage, Chief Info Officer,
Dell Applied sciences
Bob Savage has labored for Dell Applied sciences for 31 years and began with the Firm in 1988 as a product engineer. During the last 3 many years he has held many alternative management roles in Dell Applied sciences together with: Manufacturing, Engineering, Providers and IT, & has been accountable for groups in Eire, India, Egypt and the US.
He’s a chartered Engineer & fellow of Irish Academy of Engineers. Savage is the previous Chairman of Cork Institute of Expertise and held the function of inaugural Chair of Munster Technological College from January to June of this yr. He was a board member of The American Chamber of Commerce Eire from 2013 to 2019 and took on the function of president all through 2016.
Richard Schouten, Group Vice President Info Techniques,
Richard Schouten is a solutions-driven IT Govt with 13+ years of success profitably managing multi million-euro IT organisations, infrastructures, and initiatives to satisfy evolving enterprise, monetary, and market calls for of growth-oriented firms. He at the moment works as Group Vice President Info Techniques at Smurfit Kappa.
He has experience in driving full lifecycle supply of complicated, 7- and 8-figure initiatives that remodel IT infrastructures, automate processes, and yield measurable value reductions, productiveness beneficial properties, and income development. Schouten is well-qualified with an MBA and M.S. in Electrical Engineering/Info Expertise.
Shane Slattery, Chief Info Officer,
Daybreak Meats Group
Shane Slattery, CIO Daybreak Meats Group. Slattery labored internationally with KPMG for a number of years designing techniques and course of modifications for his or her blue chip purchasers together with Ray Ban Sun shades, Heineken and Nalco Chemical Firm (now Ecollab). He has nearly 25 years’ expertise as CIO of Daybreak Meats Group which is one in every of Eire’s largest meals producers. The corporate operates in 12 international locations, exports to over 50 international locations, has over 7000 workers and a turnover which is in extra of €2Bn. A Grasp’s diploma graduate of the Michael Smurfit Enterprise faculty, he’s additionally a licensed Prince2 mission practitioner, MsP practitioner and ITIL Knowledgeable.
Ray Snowdon, Chief Info Officer,
Starting as a Administration Marketing consultant at PwC, IBM after which Accenture, Ray’s Microsoft journey started in 2006 as World IT Operations Supervisor, shifting his manner up by the ranks in buyer expertise, operations, threat and compliance, promoting and now to his present function in enterprise intelligence. Initially his path was in engineering, having obtained a BE and MEngSc from UCD.
Mike Tesar, CTO,
Mike is chief Expertise Officer at LetsGetChecked – a number one well being insights firm that empowers individuals to take an lively function of their well being to dwell longer, happier lives. Mike’s particular experience lies in system structure design and improvement, mission administration and product roll-out in enterprise software program improvement and deployment. He has included his imaginative and prescient of an information lake, and the necessity for knowledge scientists and consultants working off this to provide you with intelligence from the info that feeds again into the product constantly. This permits the corporate to present clients dynamic well being insights and proactive recommendation.
Fran Thompson, Chief Info Officer,
Fran Thompson is interim Chief Info Officer of the Well being Service Govt (HSE) and CEO of eHealth Eire enabling the digital transformation of Eire’s well being service. Fran Thompson has over 25 years well being ICT management expertise and has a complete understanding and sensible utility of transformation and alter administration throughout the well being sector. Earlier than his appointment as interim Chief Info Officer Fran was the Programme Director for the Strategic e-Well being Programme for the Workplace of the CIO.
Fran has been concerned with all elements of ICT and has performed a number one function in delivering varied initiatives and programmes together with Hospital Administration and Hospital Medical techniques, Main Care messaging options and Well being Finance options. Fran led the creation and arrange of the ICT Challenge Administration Workplace throughout the HSE and has accountability for delivering plenty of key strategic e-Well being programmes together with the digital well being file for the nation and the Particular person Well being Identifier.
Niall Twomey, CTO,
As Chief Expertise Officer for Fenergo, Niall has accountability for technical technique, design and structure.Previous to working with Fenergo , Niall spent over 10 years working with main IT and consulting homes in monetary providers product improvement and system integration roles at Barclays Capitals, Constancy Investments and Accenture. Niall holds an honors MBA from UCD, Smurfit Enterprise Faculty of Enterprise Dublin and an honors diploma in Enterprise Info Techniques from College School Cork.
Claudio Viotti, Head of Quantitive Growth,
Claudio Viotti is head of quantitative improvement in Aerlytix, a expertise firm that’s main the way in which in aviation finance expertise. With expertise and aviation finance central to Eire’s future enterprise success, Claudio is spearheading the efforts which might be revolutionising an trade.
With a level in aeronautical engineering and a PhD in arithmetic from a prestigious US college, plus invaluable years of expertise in each tutorial analysis and business expertise firms, Claudio was completely positioned to guide the quantitative effort on this extremely capital intensive, complicated, but expertise starved trade.
Working carefully along with his group and purchasers, Claudio has superior modelling capabilities utilizing the most recent world class expertise in ways in which the trade has by no means seen earlier than. Claudio’s expertise, imaginative and prescient and contribution to aviation finance expertise are unrivalled within the sector.
Noelle Watts, Chief Info Expertise Officer,
Ornua Co-operative Ltd
Noelle Watts is an skilled Chief Info Expertise Officer with a demonstrated historical past of working within the Elements and dairy trade. Presently she works as a part of the Ornua group and is expert in Enterprise Transformation, Enterprise Course of Design and expertise enablement. She has a Masters in Digital Advertising from The Digital Advertising Institute and a Bachelor of Commerce from UCC. She has expertise in IT technique and alter administration.
Derek Wilson, Chief Info Officer,
Origin is a targeted Agri-services group offering specialist on-farm agronomy, digital agricultural providers and the availability of crop applied sciences and inputs. Derek Wilson leads Origin’s expertise technique, governance, shared providers, transformation applications and knowledge analytics throughout the EU, UK and LATAM markets. He has entrepreneurial P&L accountability for Origin‘s SaaS B2B digital agriculture enterprise and Origin’s AI/ML analysis partnership (CONSUS) with UCD that works to establish and implement modern AgTech options. Wilson was beforehand Expertise & E-Commerce Director of The Irish Instances Group and Managing Director of Siemens Enterprise Providers. He additionally held senior positions with KPMG, Model 1 and JBA.
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