An avid social entrepreneur and numerous award–winning ex–medicine turned Biomedical engineering, business and maths graduate with a passion for using innovation to tackle social issues. Recognised by numerous organisations as a leader in his field, such as being a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, Ashoka Change maker, Ireland’s best young entrepreneur regional winner, and many others. He was also the Irish Delegate at both the UN assembly in New York, the EU in Luxembourg and recently worked in the European Parliament as a technology policy advisor specialising in Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity and Medical Devices.
He has previously co–founded many social enterprises: E.g. One For Ireland (which raised over 400 thousand Euros in 4 days to help tackle youth mental health and homelessness), WASSEL.IO (Middle–East’s entrepreneurship platform), Change For Change, etc. Which in turn made him be recognised as one of the most influential under 30 year old’s from around the world in the field of charities and social enterprise.
Co–Founder & CEO The Good Summit
Professor of Computer Science, Trinity College, University of Dublin
CEO of Blithe Spirit Ltd.
Founder of Independent Financial Consultants
CEO of the Irish Social Enterprise Network
Chaplain to Trinity College Dublin. Co–Founder The Good Summit, Founder Youthspirit.
Founder of Refugees Welcome NI and Tech For Good Dublin
Head of Social & Community Strategy at eumom
Former Head of Branches, Bank of Ireland