Daniel Nyhren

Daniel Nyhren

Chairman

Board member since 2019

 

Daniel Nyhren is a partner at Athanase Industrial Partners, who are valued investors that add an ownership focus to its investments through board representation. Athanase focus on building sustainable value in their portfolio of companies through operational improvements, optimal capital allocation and corporate structure.

Daniel graduated with a Masters in Finance from Stockholm University in 2006 and CEFA in Finance from the IFL Executive Education in 2009.  Daniel comes with exceptional experience from various roles throughout his career; from CFO to Analyst to Investment Manager to now being a Partner with Athanase.

Mr Daniel Nyhren will assume the duties of Chairman until the AGM in October 2019.

 

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Conor O'Brien

Conor O'Brien

Director

Board member since 2018

 

Conor O’Brien has been with Zutec since 2011. During that period he has restructured the company’s system of accounting and financials controls and prudently managed the company’s finances in the critical growth phases. Conor’s previous experiences includes serving 5 years as Director of Accounting support Services at the international accounting and auditing firm Mazars Ireland. Previous to Mazars, he served 3 years at Christian Brothers Ireland as Director of Education office for one of the largest Patrons in the Irish Education system, with responsibility for overseeing the management of seventy six schools, ensuring that the individual Boards of Management operated within their stated guidelines, operated best practice in governance and complied with national Education law. He has  over 30 years experience in professional practice and commercial environments.

Conor has a vast teaching and education background including Degree in Commerce  at National University of Ireland (Galway), Higher Diploma (Education) from Trinity College Dublin, Diploma in German Language from University College Dublin and has additional training in Taxation and general management.

Shareholdings in the company : Conor holds, through company or personally, 334, 779 shares in the company.

 

Conor O'Brien
Hans Schedin

Hans Schedin

Board member since 2018

 

Hans Schedin has extensive experience in financial legislation, regulation and financial supervision and crisis management. He has been responsible for banking and insurance legislation in the Finance Ministry. He was also deeply involved in the Swedish banking crisis in the early 1990s. For ten years he has been Deputy Director General and General Counsel of the FSA.

During his time at MAQS Advokatbyrå, Hans worked mainly with companies in the financial sector. His assisted inter alia Carnegie Investment Bank in the sanctions case against the Financial Supervisory Authority, Swedish Export Credit Corporation and LF Bank with adaptation to the new Securities Market legislation, NeoNet and AktieTorget in criminal cases concerning alleged failure to notify miss the transactions contemplated to EBM and Burenstam & Partners AB with a request for authorization of securities firms.

Shareholdings in the company : None

 

Hans Schedin

 

Gerry Jones

Gerry Jones

Board member since 2018

 

Gerry Jones is an experienced technology entrepreneur, CEO, Company Director, Company Chairman and company adviser, with 35 years’ experience mostly in the Digital/Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector.  His experience spans startups, marketing and sales strategy and planning channel to market partnerships, strategy formulation and execution, funding and finance. He is managing partner of the EVP Early Stage Technology Fund. Prior to that he was CEO of International Test Technologies, the first IBM joint venture in Ireland which he set up. 

He holds an MBA & B. Comm from University College Dublin (UCD) and a diploma in Applied Finance from the Irish Management Institute (IMI), Dublin. He is a member of the Institute of Directors Ireland, the professional body for Company Directors and the France Ireland Chamber of Commerce. He was a former Chairperson of the Irish Software Association (now Technology Ireland), the main lobby group of the Irish Software Sector. He was a Board Member of Irish Council for Science Technology and Innovation which advises the Irish Government on medium & long term policy on Science, Technology and Innovation. This was an appointment by the Minister for Science and Technology.

Shareholdings in the company : Gerry holds, through company or personally, 20, 875 shares in the company.

 

Gerry Jones