Pádraigh Griffin will be the moderator for the panel discussion, Cloud & Cybersecurity Essentials for Irish Small to Medium size Enterprises, at 11:45am on 22nd September for Biz Expo 2023.
Pádraigh Griffin CCRS NCSE P.D. Cyber MBA
Pádraigh is highly experienced “C” level executive with over 20 years’ experience in design, implementation, management and delivery of complex business and ICT transformation programmes across multiple business verticals including extensive experience in fintech, manufacturing, education, legal, healthcare, technology, telecoms, pharma, transportation, not for profit, and other private & semi state bodies.
Pádraigh’s experience includes over 8 years as a Chief Operating Officer (COO), Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and most recently Group Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), providing leadership for complex ICT, cybersecurity, governance, risk, and compliance transformation programmes in global companies. Operating at a strategic level, with an emphasis on identifying, building, managing, and delivering ICT enterprise solutions to build competitive advantage, developing strategic operating models, and managing execution to ensure that business and technology resources translate into measurable and valuable outcomes for EVAD Technology Group customers.
Pádraigh leads a EVAD Technology Group consultancy team that deliver the global business technology services supporting ETG’s 300 clients across 5 continents, including corporate ICT, data infrastructure, CCD, DR & business continuity, public, private, hybrid & multicloud, networks, security & GRC etc.
Pádraigh successfully developed, implemented, and proactively managed the company strategy 2017 – 2023 that has seen the business expand into the UK and remotely across 5 continents as a premier Global Business Technology Services Company with a quantifiable growth in annual revenue of 261.31% since FY2017. Delivering an average revenue growth rate year on year of 29.29%, which was accredited with a Deloitte FAST 50 Technology Award in 2022.
Pádraigh is well recognised within the Irish and International ICT industry receiving two Tech Excellence CIO of the Year, shortlist nominees in 2022 & 2023, CISO Ensemble guest speaker 2022, Jobs Expo Ireland Speaker 2022, SonicWall Keynote Speaker Ireland 2022, SonicWall Hero of the Year 2023, and a returning industry speaker to Biz Expo Croke park for 2023.