For this meetup, we had 3 guests lined up for a panel that talked about their own experiences in leadership and also took some questions from the audience.
Youtube: Young Leaders in Tech Youtube Channel
Martin O’Reilly is the CEO and Co-Founder of UCD Spin-out, Output Sports. Using state-of-the art signal processing and machine-learning, the company has developed a one-stop-tool for optimising Strength and Conditioning and Physiotherapy.
Prior to forming Output Sports, Martin completed a PhD developing sensor applications for exercise biofeedback and was a Biomechanics lecturer in UCD.
Alan has 25+ years in technology, consulting, and leadership roles and brings a blend of technical expertise and strategic business acumen. Most recently he has held leadership roles with second stage start-ups.
Prior to that he worked for a pillar bank in Ireland where he led a team of 250 engineers. And previous to this, he built a 100-engineer team for a large listed Irish entity. He also worked as a strategy consultant for the renowned McKinsey and Company.
Alan is also is an Enterprise Ireland mentor.
Declan Goodman is an ICT management consultant and accredited neuroscience of leadership coach with 20+ years’ international experience.
He has held numerous IT leadership positions across a range of industries including finance, education, government and technology start-ups.
He is an active advocate of technology entrepreneurship, women in STEM and pragmatic, self-empowerment. Declan is founder of Dante Consulting, a local Dublin firm specialising in ICT Strategy, Architecture & Coaching services.