Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Brendan has been with Zutec since 2011 and has served as Business and Operations Manager Ireland & UK before being appointed the CEO in January 2016. The CEO role covers being very active in marketing, sales and expanding the company.
Brendan is educated at Blackrock College and Dublin Institute of Technology from where he graduated with a BTech in Building Services Engineering. As CEO for Zutec, Brendan’s relevant experiences covers years of work within Building and Construction having worked as Contracts Manager, Electrical Coordinator, Project Manager, Heading of Building Development and Facility Management between 2008 and 2011.
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Michael is the CTO and co-founder of Zutec. He has been with the company since it was formed in 1999. Michael is an accomplished software technologist and leads development and delivery of all of Zutec’s software products.
He currently manages a large team of software creators. Michael recently implemented the ISO 27001 standard for Zutec’s information systems.
Other achievements include leading a joint venture with National University of Ireland (Galway) and University College Dublin in researching and developing building energy simulation tools.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
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.