Frank

Name

Frank

Position

Board Advisor

Location

Cork, Ireland

Big Business Experience

ALPS Alpine

RTÉ

Small Business Experience

Examiner Newspapers

Ireland On-Line

Summary

Frank loves working with scaling SMEs.

Big enough to make an impact, small enough to care for every customer.

His experience is rich and varied:
-Start-up Founder, Advisor, Investor and Senior Executive.
-Worked with SMEs and larger companies.
-Non-Executive Director roles since 1999.

Mentor and Coach since 2000 working with Enterprise Ireland, EBRD, World Bank, European Commission and SFA among others.

Qualifications

  • Business graduate, Trinity College, University of Dublin
  • MMII – Member of the Marketing Institute of Ireland.
  • FIMCA – Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants and Advisors.
  • CMC – Certified Management Consultant.
  • EMCC Accredited Coach at Senior Practitioner level.

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy
  • Commercialisation
  • Innovation Management
  • Leadership development
  • Competitiveness

Experience

  • Executive.
    • Founder at StrategyCrowd 2003
    • CEO and Founder at Inhance Technology (Cork), ‘04– ‘08
    • Sales & Marketing Director at Digiserve, ‘99- ‘03
    • Director at Net Results (Dublin), ‘97- ‘98
    • Sales & Marketing Manager at Ireland On-Line (Dublin), ‘96 – ‘98
    • Head of Sales & Marketing at Examiner Newspapers (Cork) ‘94- ‘97
    • Sales & Marketing Manager at Hot Press (Dublin) ‘92 – ‘94
    • Financial Advertising Manager at Sunday Tribune (Dublin) ‘90 – ‘92
    • Graduate Trainee at Kompass Ireland (Dublin) ‘88 – ‘90
    • Sales Executive at Sunshine Radio (Dublin) ‘83 – ‘88
  • Advisor, 25 years.
    • Partner, Strategy Crowd
    • Advisor, ALPS Alpine
    • Advisor, Hibernian Healthcare
    • Advisor, Cobots
    • Director, MBC Insurance
    • Advisor, Sadeem Technologies
    • Ash Vision
    • European Commission – Advisor, Horizon
    • Board Member, RTÉ
    • Director, Institute of Management Consultants and Advisors
    • EBRD – Senior Industry Advisor, Team Coordinator
    • Enterprise Ireland – Advisor, multiple programmes
    • Sustainable Nation Ireland
    • World Bank – Innovation Funds, Serbia, Georgia, Montenegro