Colm Piercy is founder and Group CEO of the DIGIWEB Group, an independent telecoms and managed services provider that now includes Viatel, Digiweb and Smart Telecom and has operations in Ireland, the UK and across Europe. Colm is also Chairman of DATAPLEX, a wholesale Data Centre business with colocation facilities in Dublin and the UK. In 2012, he won the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Industry. Colm previously lectured in Computing and Engineering at the University of Limerick and later held the position of Innovation and Research Services Manager at the Dundalk Institute of Technology.
Colm holds a Degree in Engineering from the University of Limerick.