Gavan O’Donnell

Senior Advisor


Bachelor of Commerce, Diploma in Marketing Practice, MBA, MBI (Master in Business Informatics), ITIL Expert

Career Highlights

Gavan has spent over 15 years working internationally with companies from production through to banking and finance sectors at executive and leadership role levels. This includes many blue chip organisations such as, Zurich Insurance, Commerzbank, Gruppo Santander/Abbey Bank; Fortis Bank, Telecom NZ, British Telecom , Siemens Germany, IBM – Global Services and HP Hewlett Packard. For the past decade, he has had an extensive career in introducing best practices and technologies into organisations. He has worked across the complete implementation journey – from establishing key project objectives, to design, development, implementation and go-live. As a business professional who has embraced information technology, he is passionate about the value that IT can bring to organisations.

Research Interests

Frameworks and Technology as the most powerful enabler to improve and transform business.

Contact Details:

Tel: +353-1-708-6931

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