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Leadership
Team

Ergo’s leaders are thought leaders and pioneers in their respective fields. They possess a deep understanding of client needs and an innate instinct for business technology that is ingrained in the company’s DNA.

Paul McCann

Paul McCann
Chief Executive Officer

Paul assumed the role of Ergo’s CEO in September 2021, recognized for his expertise in corporate finance, business value, and sustainable growth strategies. He is accountable for executing Ergo’s strategic vision, supporting business development, and facilitating growth. Paul has been instrumental in overseeing substantial growth at Ergo and has successfully managed multiple acquisitions.

Conal O'Donnell

Conal O’Donnell
Chief Operating Officer

Conal joined Ergo in 2019 as our Group COO and is responsible for the smooth running of each of our business units and supporting functions. He also ensures that the company is focused on successfully executing our business plan and evaluating M&A opportunities for the Group. A Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, Conal has twenty years’ experience in the telecommunications and technology sectors.

Frazer Furlong

Frazer Furlong
Chief Commercial Officer

Having been with the company for 24 years, Frazer has held a variety of roles supporting the growth and development of the business. Now part of the leadership team and a director of the company, Frazer has specific responsibilities for partnerships & programs, legal and compliance, acquisition integration, & significant deal oversight.

Aonghus O’Neill

Aonghus O’Neill
Chief Revenue Officer

Aonghus, formerly Asystec’s Sales Director and co-owner, now serves as Ergo’s Chief Revenue Officer following Ergo’s 2022 acquisition of Asystec. His strengths in strategic sales and overseas market development greatly benefit Ergo during its accelerated expansion in Ireland and abroad. With over two decades of experience in IT and financial services, Aonghus excels at negotiating complex deals, transforming customer interactions into lasting, trust-based relationships, and adopting a collaborative approach to solving business challenges.

Yvonne Meijerhof

Yvonne Meijerhof
Head of Marketing & Product

Yvonne, with two decades of experience in Product Innovation, Go-to-Market strategies, and Service Delivery Excellence, is a versatile IT leader. She leads Ergo’s Marketing and Product Development team, driving strategic changes to achieve business objectives, and creating innovative services and solutions to enhance client value. Yvonne is responsible for marketing strategies and driving brand growth. Also, she is D&I executive sponsor at Ergo.

Lorne Chedzey

Lorne Chedzey
Chief Information Officer

Lorne, with over 20 years of experience, is Ergo’s Chief Technology Officer, transitioning from his role as Head of Cloud and Infrastructure Solutions at Asystec after Ergo’s acquisition. His expertise encompasses private, public, and hybrid clouds, with a focus on cloud-native development and application modernization, crucial for Ergo’s future offerings. Lorne is responsible for innovation within Ergo, serving as a trusted IT advisor to clients who appreciate his talent for simplifying complex requirements and handling project implications effectively.

John Clancy

John Clancy
Managing Director of Managed Services

With over 20 years of experience in Ireland’s ICT sector, John excels in developing and executing business unit strategies, focusing on technology investment, business case development, and digital solution management. John leads our managed services function at Ergo.

Stephen Foley

Stephen Foley
Managing Director, Micromail

Having joined Micromail in 2006 Stephen has held a variety of roles from Quality Manager to Managing Director. Stephen played a vital role in Micromail’s successful integration with Ergo in 2016. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in History and Geography and a Higher Diploma in Business & Financial Information Systems from University College Cork and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management with the Irish Management Institute.

Brian Barter

Brian Barter
Managing Director, BoatyardX

Brian’s career began in Accenture with various roles in Ireland and Canada, he also spent time in senior strategy and business leadership with Bank of Ireland before starting BoatyardX in 2019. He continues to lead BoatyardX, which was acquired by Ergo in November 2022 and is the group’s international, strategy, design, innovation and customer digital application business with clients in US, Canada, UK and Ireland and teams in Romania and Colombia as well as Dublin.

Shelah McMahon

Shelah McMahon
Director of Public Sector 

Shelah McMahon as the director of public sector is overseeing the company’s public sector center of excellence across Dublin, Cork, and Limerick offices and consolidating service offerings across digital, cloud and managed services. Prior to joining Ergo, Shelah spent five years as head of public sector sales at Vodafone Ireland, where she worked closely with government on the delivery of digital infrastructure and services.

Brett Housker

Brett Housker
President of North America

With over 25 years of IT industry experience, Brett spearheaded Asytec’s global expansion, later serving as President of the North American business following its acquisition by Ergo. He maintains valuable industry connections with leading companies and multinational clients. His career spans key roles at Dell, Oracle, and HP, offering a robust blend of technical expertise, project execution, strategic leadership, and sales acumen.

John Molloy

John Molloy
General Manager Northern Ireland

With over 20 years of IT industry experience, John has recently joined Ergo to head our expansion into the Northern Ireland market. John has recently worked for Codec (5 years) as their NI Commercial Lead and Head of Operations for Business Applications and previously worked for Microsoft for 6 years.

 

Derek Kehoe
Derek Kehoe
Managing Director of IT Resourcing  

Derek has responsibility for the IT Resourcing business unit within Ergo. Having joined Ergo as a sales director in 2010, his background and wealth of experience uniquely prepared him to maintain and further develop Ergo’s position as a strategic IT partner to many of Ireland’s leading organizations in both public and private sector.