Halo Business Angel Network

All-Island Director of HBAN, with over €125m private funds invested in over 500 companies

EBAN- European Business Angel Network ( – Board Member- 197 member organisations from over 50 countries


Co-Founder & Commercial Director

RecommenderX – Artificial Intelligence (Machine Learning and Recommender Systems). The “Advise” platform automatically ingests data into a unified model. It then aggregates, analyses and visualizes the multiple data signals, and offers advanced predictive analytics.


Chairman and shareholder

Lifestyle career and personal interest classes. Topics are as varied as dog-training, illustration, car maintenance, and gig-economy careers.

We are a company of 52 creative and talented people, working remotely in 11 countries. We have sold over 2 million classes worldwide.

Toonz and Telegael logos

Telegael acquisition by Toonz

Created, developed, managed and executed the Toonz (India) acquisition of Telegael (Ireland) now employing over 500 people.

M&A Transactions, 2020- Two Transactions in progress- 1) Building Information Modelling (BIM) and 2) Media Monitoring. Both optimistic for successful transactions in 2021.


Other Clients

DublinBIC ( I work with Dublin BIC as a Senior Consultant/ investment advisor in several of its key areas, including creating Futurescope (

Enterprise Ireland: Technology gateway evaluator (€25m fund). Business Partner, Mentor on the Enterprise Ireland Mentor Panel, Competitive Start Fund (CSF) evaluator and committee member.

Cartoon Saloon- Four-time Academy Award®, Golden Globe®, BAFTA and Emmy nominated animation studio – Strategic advisory, successful fund raising and CEO sourcing.

European Commission- H2020 evaluator ICT and Media-technology, SME Instrument phase 1 & 2.

IBEC- Sit on the Audiovisual policy committee.

Animation Ireland- Founding Chair