Arkphire has a dynamic management team, made up of experienced professionals who have worked and performed at the highest levels in the IT industry both in Ireland an internationally. We have an unrivalled support team, made up of dependable industry professionals with proven track records and high levels of technical competence. We are uniquely committed to on-going professional training, and all our support staff are trained to the highest levels.
Howard Roberts has been head of technology and professional services at Arkphire since 2006. Prior to this he held the position of technical director with Xnet Information Systems, was country manager for Redstor Ltd and principal consultant for Sabeo Technologies Ltd. In addition, Howard was technical director for Softbank Inc in the US throughout the 1990s, with primary responsibility for the design, implementation and management of voice and data systems for Softbank’s call and data centres across North America.
John spent 20 years with Memorex Telex, Systematics and EDS in Engineering, Sales and Marketing Management roles and latterly in Portfolio Development. In these roles he developed significant experience in data centre platforms, service management and customer support. In recent years he worked with Veridian Applied Intelligence security analytics and Arkphire Ireland as a consultant Account Director in the Data Centre/Large Enterprise team. He also works on Arkphire’s portfolio of products, partners and managed services for the Healthcare Industry.
Before becoming managing director of Arkphire, Paschal Naylor held senior management positions in a number of Irish technology companies, including EDS Ireland where he was a director and Memorex Telex where he was finance manager. Prior to joining Memorex, Paschal worked in Mostek Ireland, General Foods and Bailey Gibson Ireland. He is a certified accountant (FCCA) and a graduate member of the Marketing Institute of Ireland (MMII).