Paul Kerley - CEO

CEO at Norkom Technologies



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Work category

IT and Technology



Paul is a founder and CEO of Norkom Technologies, the leading provider of financial crime and compliance solutions. With clients in over 100 countries, including seven of the world’s top ten banks and is ranked on the Global FinTech 100.Paul led the strategic acquisition and integration of Data4S (2004) and Digital Harbor (2007), the latter of which won “Best Acquisition” award at the International Acquisitions Conference. Other accolades include Best Small Firm (Irish Independent, 2009), Best New Listing in Ireland (Investor Relations Magazine, 2007) and Company of the Year (ISA, 2005). Prior to Norkom’s inception in 1998, Paul was a senior manager at Capgemini, responsible for building out its consulting capabilities, and held senior roles with Amdahl Corporation and System Industries. A graduate of Dublin City University, Paul was named the Technology Person of the Year by the Irish Software Association (ISA) in 2009, having been named Ernst & Young’s Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year in 2000.

Paul Kerley's Professional Experience

2009 - Present

Smartbin - Non Executive Chairman

Global Leader in Remote Monitoring for the Waste Industry

Established in 2003, SmartBin is the global leader in remote monitoring and management systems for the waste management industry.

Our focus is on solving problems by providing innovative technology solutions that cut costs and emissions, and help to optimize business processes leading directly to increased profits for our clients.

By fusing innovative wireless telemetry and web access technologies, SmartBin has created several market-leading solutions that optimize the effectiveness of waste collection servicing through the generation of real-time information and business intelligence. With SmartBin's solutions, waste management companies can comply effortlessly with emerging environmental regulations.

Key Skills
Innovative waste management
1998 - Present

Norkom Technologies - CEO

About Norkom
Norkom is a market-leading provider of innovative financial crime and compliance solutions to the global financial services industry. Our innovative solutions enable you to take swift and intelligent action, control your defenses, and continually refine and update your strategies to defeat individuals and organizations engaged in financial fraud and money laundering. Norkom's suite of financial crime and compliance solutions combine our unique technology platform, deep domain expertise and extensive client experience.

We help financial institutions in over 100 countries to reduce monetary losses, protect their brands and reputations, improve regulatory compliance and operational efficiencies, and lower the costs of information technology.

Key Skills
Financial Services financial services industry Innovative
1994 - 1998

Cap Gemini - Senior Manager

Prior to Norkom’s inception in 1998, Paul was a senior manager at Capgemini, introducing and building out its consulting and projects capabilities in Ireland. He also held senior roles with Amdahl Corporation and System Industries

Paul Kerley's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - Bsc IT Computer Science


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