Aonghus O’hEocha worked for Land Rover and BMW as a senior manager on new Mini & Range Rover projects. Having obtained a Masters Degree in Engineering Business Management form Warwick University in the UK, Aonghus then went on to form technology firm (OHD). Since then Aonghus established GIRT mobile in 2009, a software company specialising in the production of high quality mobile applications for 6 different industries across 6 platforms. GIRT now supplies on-line and mobile banking software into Credit Unions and Building Societies. It also produces enterprise management software which it supplies into multi-national organisations. GIRT E and m commerce solutions were launched in 2014 and in the same year the Company set up the Centre of Excellence for Mobile Payments (CEMP) to promote excellence in mobile payment and mobile banking technologies.
Kenneth Roy has been a Systems Engineer and Computer Programmer for over 20 years. He has undergraduate and graduate degrees in Computer Science as well as numerous industry certifications such as MCSE, CCNA, and Security+. After serving five years in the United States Air Force as a Communications Computer Systems Specialist, Ken has been working as a Systems Engineer and Computer Programmer on complex Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, & Reconnaissance (C4I) systems as well as Modelling & Simulation systems in real-time and time-managed environments. Ken has been with GIRT mobile for three years now and has developed applications for Grab Radio, Aerogen, Clare FM, 4FM, Aids West, CGA Software solutions, Parkmagic and Whisperings solo piano radio. Ken’s forte is Apple and Android development.
David has a wealth of experience performing various Project Management roles in construction and oil and gas projects. An avid investor and business development professional David is heading up Business Development activities in the UK. Amongst other companies David has worked for Murphy, and Shell in various locations throughout the world.
Thomas Lynch has a strong academic background in the University of limerick . He has a Bachelors of Engineering in Computer Engineering and a Ph.D in computational modelling specializing in the area of modelling the magnetisation reversal in nanowires. He has worked as a software Test Engineer in Lionbridge Technologies in Mayo and as a research student in the University of Limerick. Thomas has recently graduated with a higher diploma in Mobile and Secure Cloud Computing and is currently working on a customer loyalty application using cross-platform development tools Phonegap and Titanium and the integration of webservices into an Android application. Thomas produced an Android application for ICE Computer System for the management of livestock at it’s 60 marts across Ireland.
Studied information technology and psychological studies as part of an Arts degree in NUIG and attained a 1.1 at an honours degree level and was awarded 'Best Final Year Project BA - 2011-2012'. Provide mobile application design and development, maintenance and analysis. Extensive knowledge of Titanium Mobile SDK and delivered both Android and iOS apps to the stores. Involved in setting up servers and creating instances for databases stored in the cloud. Experience with AWS, Windows Azure and Hetzner. Design and create web services which provide a gateway for an app to connect with a back end system in a meaningful way through an 'Application Programming Interfaces' (APIs). Responses are given in JSON for optimal integration on the client side.
Philip is a GMIT graduate having just secured a bachelor degree in computer science. Most experienced in C# and Java, Philip has worked with cross platform development. He is also versed in MySQL and various web development technologies. Philip is currently working on a cutting-edge IOS and Android app development.