Edward O'Hara

Associate Consultant to ARL-Consulting and RBit IC&T


In short Technology evangelist, with strong management background from own company and board of directors with technology firms.

About and Education Nationality: Irish
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Marital Status: Married
: M. Sc. (Econ.)  from Trinity College Dublin in 1981.

Experience Summary Managing Director of Giga Information Group and responsible for establishing the fastest growing e-Business consulting company in Northern Europe. 
Senior Analyst and Director for International Data Corporation 
project manager at the European Space Agency.

Key Assignments Member of the Steering Committee Group of Internet Ventures Scandinavia A/S, a Danish company (www.internetventures.dk).  Main business is to invest and develop new attractive Internet business opportunities and to establish an Internet Forum between the Internet entrepreneurs and the active investors that brings synergy to Internet business development. 
Together with venture investment established In2itive Technologies in 1996 and two years later sold the company with 50 employees to SPSS Inc in Chicago.
Member of the Advisory Board of Directors of Copenhagen Capacity.  
Member of DIAG (SIM) the CIO association in Denmark
Member of Directors boards for
a number of companies including eHuset (Dansk Data Elektronik) A/S, RetailPlanit A/S and FIRM AS. He is also a member of BÝrsenís IT Stock Panel and contributes to investment advice in BÝrsen.
Writer and publisher of several samples of papers (a.o. The Era of the wired consumer.. ESOMAR Journal 1997, Computerworld editorial and commentary from 1989 to 1997, ESOMAR Geneva January 1997: Learning from the future, ESOMAR Edinburgh September 1997 and DataWarehouses: The frontier of Business Intelligence

last updated on 10-Jan-2002