John O’Connor studied to be a Chartered Secretary in College. He worked for 15 years in Barry’s Groups Mallow a fast paced Wholesale business. He used this experience in his role as a Business Development Adviser for Makerere University Business School in Uganda. He also lecturer for Waterford Institute of Technology in Innovation and Enterprise where he presented copious academic papers in International Conferences on Best Practice of Campus Incubation. His current position as the CEO of The Hatch Lab and EETC is a blend of Business Mentor, Project Management and Commercial Management. His skills, knowledge and experience in entrepreneurship has put him in the ideal position to help individuals with business ideas and how to turn them into commercial ventures.
Specialties: Corporate Secretary, Financial management, Business start up and supporting businesses in getting their product/services to the marketplace.
Presentation Title: How Incubation Hubs can help Business Start-ups!