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Mark Dowds: Bringing Silicon Valley to Belfast

Mark Dowds is a serial high tech entrepreneur, who has founded companies in the United States and Canada. Originally from Comber, he has recently returned to Northern Ireland from Silicon Valley as co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer for Trov, a … Continue reading

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Rob McConnell, Chairman of Momentum – 20,000 new IT jobs

Gary: Rob, you’re the chair of Momentum. What exactly is Momentum? Rob: Momentum is a long standing a trade association that represents organisations and individuals operating within the digital sector in Northern Ireland. We represent a large range of companies, … Continue reading

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Citi’s John Healy – we’ve a fantastic opportunity to grow the technology sector in the Northern Ireland economy significantly.

Gary: So John, tell us a bit about Citi operations in Northern Ireland. John: Citi has been in Belfast now for just over seven years. The idea was it would be a  technology centre with 375 people. Now, in the … Continue reading

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