Spotlight on Success

Spotlight on Success is a bespoke new lunch time lecture series with leaders from the corporate and entrepreneurial world that have climbed to the top of the corporate ladder or founded, grown and lead their own business. The talks will be inspirational and informative with local leaders sharing their success stories and introducing an external leader who they hold in high regard or a speaker who has inspired them.

Dr Aislinn Rice is the commercial director of Analytics Engines.  She was appointed to Andor Technology plc (2004-2013) as an Executive Director, responsible for all Sales Operations in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. She has a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from Queen’s University Belfast and has previously held roles as Senior Marketing Manager with Agilent Technologies Inc. and VP Sales & Business Development with Machine Vision Technology. Aislinn is an IOD Chartered Director (CDir) and a non executive director at QUBIS. 

Aislinn will be introducing Peter Conlon, an Irish serial entrepreneur. He founded 4 successful companies before ammado, including MVT, a self-funded tech company with €300,000 invested in 1996 which was sold to Agilent Technologies in 2001 for over €100 million. Early stage investors received 306 times their investment and later stage 10 times.

Peter studies at the  Dublin Institute of Technology, The Honourable Society of King’s Inns and Stanford Graduate School of Business and has been honoured with many awards over the years. In 2006, the Irish Software Association declared him Person of the Year, in 2004 he was named Ernst and Young Industry Entrepreneur of the Year. In June 2009 Peter was listed as a Laureate of the Computer World Honors 2009 in Washington DC on the nomination of Morgan Stanley.

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