Michael is a lifelong financial professional. He is the former Chief Executive of ICC Bank, a previously state-owned specialist business bank. He has held a number of directorships and chairs in the education, financial, technology and medical sectors.
He is the former President of CIMA in Ireland, former Chairman of the Irish government funded education and training institute for public servants, the Institute of Public Administration (IPA), and current Chair of a pension fund Board of Trustees.
Founder & CEO
Andy Dowling has over twenty years of experience as a technology leader and has worked for leading multinational companies in the software, insurance, and information security sectors.
He started his career in Ireland as a University lecturer in Computer Science, teaching and researching on various topics including information security and software development. After consulting for a number of crypto software firms, Andy founded Digitary and built the first platform.
Andy holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Science from National University of Ireland, Maynooth and is a former University lecturer in Computer Science.
Florian is Strategy Director for SEEK’s Employment business in Australia and New Zealand. He leads the development of SEEK’s employment marketplace strategy and facilitates its implementation.
Prior to joining SEEK, Florian was a Partner at the global management consulting firm L.E.K. Consulting, where he advised major organisations on service innovation and growth.
Florian holds an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Commerce from the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen.
Dr Daniel O’Hare
Danny was the founding president of Dublin City University. He has held the Chair role on a wide range of national and local Boards in Ireland including: the Irish Universities Association, Government Expert Group on Future Skills Needs, the Information Society Commission, the Food Safety Authority of Ireland, the National Children’s Science Centre, and Beaumont Hospital.
Danny has been a Board member of a number of organisations including: The Irish Medical Council, Respect (Daughters of Charity), Management Board Daughters of Charity Services for the Intellectually Disabled and the National Office of Clinical Audit.