Dermot is a Venture Investment Leader at NDRC where he sources investment opportunities and mentors them through to securing early customers and follow-on investment as they build ideas into globally scalable business.
Prior to NDRC, Dermot ran his own consultancy business. Dermot was COO and CTO for Storyful where over three years he grew it from two to 35 staff, build the core technology platform and operations and managed finances and investment. Storyful was sold to NewsCorp for $25 million in 2013.
Dermot spent over decade in GE working in Ireland and across Europe on financial services products, strategy and technology.
Dermot has also been an adjunct lecturer in the Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School for 12 years.