Gerard is 43 years old and originally from Cork in Ireland, married to Olive with five kids ranging from 1 to 12 years olde - so a busy house!
Over the past 20 years, I have served in a variety of management, engineering, and commercial positions in both public and private industry sectors.
I am an accomplished international telecoms expert, educator, serial Internet entrepreneur, angel investor, and home automation integrator. My other professional achievements include the authoring of various technology books.
Over the years I have been given the role as commentator on industry events and trends in the digital home industry sector and been quoted in a number of premier business publications. Additionally I have presented papers at a handful of conferences around the world.
In recent times, I have become involved as an angel investor in a portfolio of start-ups & emerging growth companies in mobile apps, e-commerce, e-Learning subscription commerce, food, and digital home sectors.
On the education front, I hold electronics and information technology qualifications from the University of Limerick in Ireland.