The Team

A dynamic team with industry experience and complementary skill-sets.

JAMES O'TOOLE

CEO

Previously James was a management consultant for Accenture where he worked on a number of client engagements ranging from strategy development to operational excellence and delivery within the Financial Services industry.

COLUM LYONS

COO

Colum is a stockbroker with over 13 years experience within the financial markets. He is a qualified charting analyst as well as a qualified financial advisor.

SHELLEY McKINNEY

CMO

Shelley is a Harvard graduate with 12 years of marketing experience. She has worked in the US, Asia and Europe launching global campaigns for large corporations as well as building new brands for young companies.

ROB O'FARRELL

CTO

Rob is an IT Professional and founder of Perf-Util Consulting, which he setup in 2009 working with some of the world’s largest Utilities. He specialises in bringing a business-goal-focus to IT with over 13 year of experience in Solution/ Enterprise Architecture and structuring effective IT divisions.

PADDY McCLAFFERTY

Non-Executive Director

Paddy is a Chartered Accountant, as well as a Chartered Tax Advisor and has been working in the financial services sector for 12 years. He is a Partner at Nexus Taxation, a specialist financial services tax advisory firm based in Dublin, which he founded in March 2015.

BRIAN WILLIAMS

Business Development Manager

Originally a marketeer, Brian has worked with a number of Irish Fintech companies as they expanded across Europe. Since completing an MBA his focus has shifted to more commercial roles, with a particular focus on Business Development and the management of culturally and geographically diverse sales teams.

EOGHAN MULLIGAN

Product Manager

Eoghan brings a wealth of experience within the Identity Verification industry where he focuses on delivering full life cycle product development, from research and specifications to guiding cross functional teams to project launch. Dedicated to understanding and solving complex user problems across the platform.

JUSTIN LITTLE

Solution Architect

Justin has over 12 years experience with Software Technology and team leadership, working with multiple blue chip companies including Kerry Group and Tesco he has led large scale projects successfully to completion.

PADDY McCLAFFERTY

Non-Executive Director

Paddy is a Chartered Accountant, as well as a Chartered Tax Advisor and has been working in the financial services sector for 12 years. He is a Partner at Nexus Taxation, a specialist financial services tax advisory firm based in Dublin, which he founded in March 2015.

BRIAN WILLIAMS

Business Development Manager

Originally a marketeer, Brian has worked with a number of Irish Fintech companies as they expanded across Europe. Since completing an MBA his focus has shifted to more commercial roles, with a particular focus on Business Development and the management of culturally and geographically diverse sales teams.

JAMES O'TOOLE

CEO

COLUM LYONS

COO

SHELLEY McKINNEY

CMO

ROB O'FARRELL

CTO

Previously James was a management consultant for Accenture where he worked on a number of client engagements ranging from strategy development to operational excellence and delivery within the Financial Services industry.

Colum is a stockbroker with over 13 years experience within the financial markets. He is a qualified charting analyst as well as a qualified financial advisor.

Shelley is a Harvard graduate with 12 years of marketing experience. She has worked in the US, Asia and Europe launching global campaigns for large corporations as well as building new brands for young companies.

Rob is an IT Professional and founder of Perf-Util Consulting, which he setup in 2009 working with some of the world’s largest Utilities. He specialises in bringing a business-goal-focus to IT with over 13 year of experience in Solution/Enterprise Architecture and structuring effective IT divisions.

PADDY McCLAFFERTY

Director

BRIAN WILLIAMS

Business Development Manager

EOGHAN MULLIGAN

Product Manager

JUSTIN LITTLE

Solutions Architect

Paddy is a Chartered Accountant, as well as a Chartered Tax Advisor and has been working in the financial services sector for 12 years. He is a Partner at Nexus Taxation, a specialist financial services tax advisory firm based in Dublin, which he founded in March 2015.

Originally a marketeer, Brian has worked with a number of Irish Fintech companies as they expanded across Europe. Since completing an MBA his focus has shifted to more commercial roles, with a particular focus on Business Development and the management of culturally and geographically diverse sales teams.

Eoghan brings a wealth of experience to the identity verification industry where he focuses on delivering full lifecycle product development, from research and specifications to guiding cross-functional teams to project launch. Dedicated to understanding and solving complex user problems across the platform.

Justin has over 12 years experience with Software Technology and team leadership, working with multiple blue chip companies including Kerry Group and Tesco he has led large scale projects successfully to completion.

FINTAN FRIEL

Digital Marketing Manager

YOU?

Your Role?

Fintan is a University of Ulster graduate with 19 years of communications experience, making interactive experiences for banking and retail clients including AIB and Tesco. He has worked in the UK and US, most notably for GettyImages in New York. He Helps brands to navigate the world of Digital Marketing, SEO, and ArtDirection.

Interested in joining our team? ID-Pal is growing and always interested in meeting new people