Our difference is our people.

We are leaders in our field and attract like minded employees dedicated to raising the bar of industry expectations.

Meet our leadership team

Our senior team have a business-first mindset, where commitment and accountability are guaranteed to all our clients. We promote a workplace environment that is focused on helping our employees realise their full potential.

Paschal Nayor

Paschal is the co-founder and CEO of Arkphire, one of the fastest growing IT procurement companies in Europe. Paschal drives innovation in all aspects of the company, providing the best-in-class IT solutions for our clients to transform their IT and protect their most important information. Before becoming the CEO of Arkphire, Paschal held senior management positions in a number of Irish technology companies, including EDS Ireland and Memorex Telex.

Jimmy Dalton

Jimmy is a Fellow Chartered Accountant and joined Arkphire in 2014. Jimmy is a hands-on commercial accountant who is involved in all aspects of the business. He has been instrumental in helping to bring about the aggressive growth in turnover and profitability that the company has enjoyed over the past number of years. Previously Jimmy worked as a Finance Director for a hotel and bar operator group and also has corporate finance experience from his time working with BDO accountants.

Brid Graham, Managing Director IT Procurement Arkphire
Brid Graham Managing Director, Arkphire IT Procurement
Brid Graham, Managing Director IT Procurement Arkphire
Brid Graham Managing Director, Arkphire IT Procurement

Brid is the Managing Director of Arkphire IT Procurement and joined Arkphire in 2011. With over 17 years’ experience, Brid is responsible for driving the commercial success of the multinational business, as Arkphire continues to scale internationally. Brid leads her team to provide innovative and simple IT procurement services that help our clients to grow in Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific (APAC) by focusing on service and operational excellence.

Deirdre McConville Head of HR Arkphire
Deirdre McConville Group Head of Human Resources
Deirdre McConville Head of HR Arkphire
Deirdre McConville Group Head of Human Resources

Deirdre leads the HR function within Arkphire and is responsible for supporting the company’s recruitment and retention strategies as it grows the business globally. Deirdre has over 25 years experience and she has specialised in Executive Coaching, Performance Management and Change Management. Deirdre has extensive experience in the management of global HR operations and the rolling out of executive programmes and initiatives spanning all business sectors.

Aisling Bolger, Head of Marketing Arkphire
Aisling Bolger Group Head of Marketing
Aisling Bolger, Head of Marketing Arkphire
Aisling Bolger Group Head of Marketing

Aisling recently brought Arkphire through its most significant rebranding in the company’s 40-year history. She leads Arkphire’s global marketing & PR strategy as the company continues to expand its global footprint. With 25 years’ experience in international B2B marketing and public relations, Aisling has extensive experience advising international technology companies at various stages of growth. In 2008 Aisling founded Marketology, a marketing consultancy, and during this time worked with a range of fintech and technology companies.

Chris Ambler, Head of APAC Arkphire
Chris Ambler Head of Asia-Pacific
Chris Ambler, Head of APAC Arkphire
Chris Ambler Head of Asia-Pacific

Chris has over 20 years’ experience in the technology and managed services sector and joined Arkphire in 2019. As Head of Asia-Pacific at Arkphire, Chris is based in Singapore and drives the expansion into the Asia-Pacific markets with a focus on addressing our clients' needs at a local level to become their IT partner of choice. Prior to joining Arkphire, Chris co-founded the Blue Logic Group, an award winning IT Managed Services company in the UK.

John Casey  Head of Managed Services & IT Solutions Arkphire
John Casey Head of Managed Services & IT Solutions
John Casey  Head of Managed Services & IT Solutions Arkphire
John Casey Head of Managed Services & IT Solutions

John Casey is responsible for the company's sales strategy and business development for Arkphire Services. Focusing on the customer needs and aligning those needs with constantly evolving services and technologies is one of John’s great passions. With over 20 years’ experience in the IT Industry, John was Sales Director and co-founder of Trilogy Technologies. John has a Diploma in Engineering and holds accreditations in sales and business management from the Irish Management Institute (IMI). He has multiple certifications in technology solutions from Arkphire’s leading partners.

John J Murphy Head of Cybersecurity & Networks Arkphire
John J. Murphy Head of Cybersecurity & Networks
John J Murphy Head of Cybersecurity & Networks Arkphire
John J. Murphy Head of Cybersecurity & Networks

John has 15 years’ experience in multiple facets in the technology industry. In his position as Head of Cybersecurity and Networks at Arkphire, John leads the strategic and commercial direction for the technical services business. John works with clients, partners and the internal teams to develop new emerging services and product offerings at Arkphire. Prior to joining Arkphire, John has worked in Decision Support Systems, Bank of Scotland and BT.

John Ryan Head of Customer Integration & Innovation Arkphire
John Ryan Head of Customer Integration & Innovation
John Ryan Head of Customer Integration & Innovation Arkphire
John Ryan Head of Customer Integration & Innovation

John Ryan is responsible for the company's sales strategy and business development in the key area of Cybersecurity Solutions for Arkphire Services. John has over 30 years’ experience in the IT industry gained in high profile roles in the cybersecurity market with Entropy, Calyx and as a co-founder and CEO of Zinopy. He has breadth of technical experience in all areas of IT infrastructure and security, with a particular focus on data security and enterprise risk management.

Aidan McEvoy Head of Digital Workspace Solutions Arkphire
Aidan McEvoy Head of Digital Workspace Solutions
Aidan McEvoy Head of Digital Workspace Solutions Arkphire
Aidan McEvoy Head of Digital Workspace Solutions

Aidan McEvoy is responsible for the company's sales strategy and business development in the key area of Digital Workspace Solutions for Arkphire Services. Formerly Sales Director of Zinopy, Aidan has over 20 years’ experience in the positioning of Digital Workspace Solutions and Services, directly involved in developing and overseeing some of the most progressive and innovative virtualisation solutions to leading enterprises and Public Sector organisations in the Irish market. Aidan had a key role in the formation of Zinopy following the merger of Maxima Ireland and Zinopy Security in 2012.

Shawn Deegan Head of Cloud Arkphire
Shawn Deegan Head of Cloud
Solutions
Shawn Deegan Head of Cloud Arkphire
Shawn Deegan Head of Cloud
Solutions

As Head of Cloud Solutions at Arkphire, Shawn leads his team in helping customers accelerate their digital innovation initiatives by utilising some of the most powerful cloud technologies on the market. Within Arkphire and the wider Presidio organisation, Shawn and his team set up the foundation to reach customers throughout the EMEA region, focusing particularly on multi-nationals with global presence.