Management Team

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Management Team

With significant industry experience, Fenergo’s Management Team is on a mission to expand our global footprint and position Fenergo as the industry leading solution for Client Lifecycle Management.

C-Suite

MARC MURPHY

Chief Executive Officer

MARC MURPHY

Chief Executive Officer

Founder and CEO, Marc is responsible for Fenergo’s business and operational strategy and corporate direction. With 18 years’ experience developing, selling and delivering enterprise financial technology to global banks, Marc has developed a proven track record of building successful business-winning and leadership teams. In 2020, Marc led a funding round of $80m with ABN AMRO Ventures and DxC Technology, at a post-money valuation of around $800m.  In 2015, he led an $85m funding round with Insight Venture Partners and Aquiline Capital Partners, marking the second fundraising effort for the company. In 2013, Fenergo secured €4m funding from Investec Ventures Ireland Limited.

Marc was recently named a Fintech 100 Most Influential Leader in recognition of the impact that Fenergo’s technology is having on the way financial institutions manage their compliance obligations and operational requirements. Marc is a software engineering and MBA graduate of Dublin City University.

COLM HEFFERNAN

Chief Operating Officer

COLM HEFFERNAN

Chief Operating Officer

As COO, Colm is responsible for the strategic direction of Fenergo’s Global Services division. In ensuring the delivery of a world-class service to all Fenergo clients, Colm has specific remit over client success, client solutions, client support and client training. With over 30 years’ industry experience, Colm spent 15 years in a variety of director roles with Adobe Systems, spanning the areas of services, customer care, technical sales and enablement and services operations. Most recently, he was Senior Director with Adobe Global Services, with responsibility for the strategy and direction of the $400m Global Services EMEA division. Colm holds a Bachelor of Financial Services from University College Dublin (UCD).

EIMER MCGOVERN

Chief Financial Officer

EIMER MCGOVERN

Chief Financial Officer

Eimer joined Fenergo in 2015 assuming responsibility for shaping its global financial strategy to capture profitable growth. With over 30 years’ industry experience, Eimer previously spent five years with Openet, the leading independent supplier of real-time BSS (business support systems) to communication providers, helping to grow the company into a €100m firm. Prior to this, Eimer served as Finance Director of The Electric Paper Company Limited and then as Chief Financial Officer of MindLeaders ThirdForce plc, a developer of educational software, following its acquisition of EP from 2003 to 2010. A chartered accountant, Eimer has also held various accounting positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1984 to 1989. She holds an honors degree in Commerce from University College Dublin, Ireland.

NIALL TWOMEY

Chief Technology Officer

NIALL TWOMEY

Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer for Fenergo, Niall has responsibility for technical strategy, design and architecture. Prior to working with Fenergo, Niall spent over 10 years working with leading IT and consulting houses in financial services product development and system integration roles at Barclays Capital, Fidelity Investments and Accenture. Niall holds an honors MBA from UCD, Smurfit Business School of Business Dublin and an honors degree in Business Information Systems from University College Cork.

LOUISE O'CONNELL

Chief Customer Officer

LOUISE O'CONNELL

Chief Customer Officer

Louise joined Fenergo in 2019 as Chief Customer Officer and is responsible for driving customer success and creating a seamless customer experience through the alignment of all client-facing functions. The functions under Louise’s remit are client success management, client support, product management and roadmap, regulation and compliance and professional services. Louise has a technology background having started her career in technical support and worked in a variety of roles including customer service Management, business analysis, project management and account management for technology companies such as Corel Corporation, Compaq/IT Alliance Ltd. and Microsoft. Louise then moved into financial services and specialised in banking technology and change management for on-line banks and bank software providers including ‘First-e The Internet Bank’ and Eontec Ltd.

For the past 17 years, Louise has worked in a variety of roles within the asset finance and leasing industry, working as European Operations and IT Director for CIT Bank. Whilst there Louise oversaw the Dublin Service Centre and a pan-European team of over 200 staff across 16 countries. More recently Louise was COO for PEAC (Pan-European Asset Company) where she also held a number of director-level roles spanning sales support, originations, client onboarding, KYC/AML compliance, operations, customer service, IT and change management. Louise was also responsible for the successful delivery of multiple large-scale digital and business transformation programmes.

Louise holds an honours degree in Applied Languages (French & German) from Dublin City University (DCU) and a First-Class honours post-graduate diploma in Marketing, Advertising, PR and Sales Management from Dublin Business School (DBS). Louise is also a qualified Prince2 Practitioner.

CONOR COUGHLAN

Chief Marketing Officer

CONOR COUGHLAN

Chief Marketing Officer

Conor joined Fenergo in 2018 to shape our global marketing, public relations and business development strategy and teams. Prior to this, Conor worked for Thomson Reuters for over six years leading the marketing for its investment, data and risk businesses.

With over 20 years’ experience in the Banking, Financial Services & Insurance (BFSI) sectors, in addition to the technology, engineering and media industries. He has a proven track record in powering growth, developing tailored digital programs and is an award-winning marketer. Previously he has worked for a range of global companies including Thomson Reuters, Fitch Ratings, MarketAccess (TRAX) & ICMA.

He is a graduate of the Marketing Institute of Ireland (MII), qualified investment administrator, in addition to being a member of both the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment (CISI).

Paul Kavanagh

Chief Revenue Officer

Paul Kavanagh

Chief Revenue Officer

As Chief Revenue Officer, Paul is responsible for driving growth and expansion globally by establishing a robust global sales function and best practice. Paul is also responsible for driving key strategic partnerships to optimize opportunities across Fenergo’s portfolio of business partners. Paul joins Fenergo from Cisco Ireland where he held a number of sales leadership roles and was responsible for driving Cisco’s thought leadership agenda.

Fenergo is a leading provider of Client Lifecycle Management, AML/KYC Compliance and Client Data Management solutions.