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Sean Corkery


Sean Corkery is an IT and telecommunications veteran with more than 35 years of experience in the industry. He became Chairman of Hibernia College in 2015. 

Sean was appointed as Non-Executive Director and Interim Chief Executive Officer of Datalex in April 2019 and was subsequently appointed as the permanent CEO in October 2019. He also served as Acting Chairman between June and November 2019. Prior to joining Datalex, Sean was Chairman and CEO at Actavo, a leading infrastructure and utility support services company operating in various markets, with particular specialization in the telecommunication and oil and gas industries. 

Sean is a highly experienced executive having held multiple senior positions in the technology industry including Senior Vice President of Global Operations at Dell Inc, COO at Esat Telecom, Vice President of Global Operations at AST / Samsung and Director of Pacific Operations at Apple Inc. He is a non-executive director of a number of private companies.

Sean was a member of the Information Society Commission of Ireland, an independent advisory body to the Government, reporting directly to the Taoiseach (PM), and he holds a B.A. from University College Cork.