MEET OUR BRILLIANT TEAM OF EXPERTS.
Bill Blake joined cloudcards in August 2018 as CEO. Bill brings with him over 25 years of Commercial, Sales & Marketing experience, within some of the biggest brands to operate in Ireland, Europe and the USA. Bill held senior Sales and Marketing roles in Vodafone and Verizon Wireless. As Consumer Director in eir he led the launch of high-speed broadband, integrated TV and Mobile. Bill also led the commercial area within Virgin Media Ireland bringing the Virgin Brand to Ireland and acquiring TV3 group. Prior to joining cloudcards Bill was a senior consultant within the Irish Banking sector.
A passionate entrepreneur and a highly experienced Aircraft Engineer with over 28 years’ experience in the sector. Brian worked as a licenced Aircraft Maintenance Engineer for Lufthansa Technik/Shannon Aerospace for 16 years finishing his time there in Technical Management. Brian started his first enterprise; Civil Aviation Services Ltd. (CAS) which is successfully operating since 2006. With most of the work in CAS relating to Aircraft Technical Asset Management the need for industry efficiency through software was clear and cloudcards was born.
Entered Aviation in 2012 when he joined Civil Aviation Services Ltd. (CAS) Engineering Department. Barry initially developed the idea for CARDS® with Brian Fitzgerald in 2013. Spent over a year developing the initial release of the software side by side with professionals from the USA who formed the software platform CARDS®. Barry went on the lead the development of the industries most advanced asset management tool in conjunction with ActionPoint Technologies.
Denis joined cloudcards, in 2019 as Sales Director, with overall responsibility for growing the cloudcards footprint within Lessors and Airlines globally. Denis has over 20 Years Senior Sales Management experience, across multiple sectors in Head of Sales & Sales Director roles, with responsibility for P&L management of €2m to €100m+. Prior role was Sales Director of technology business, grew revenues 6x, and part of Leadership team which sold business to Private Equity Partners in 2017 for €26m.
Head of Development
Anton has 17 years working in software technology startups. Right out of university in 2002 he co-founded a decision support healthcare startup which grew to 80 people and was acquired by a US healthcare company in 2009. Anton has a proven track record of delivering technology solutions in challenging niche markets. A technologist at heart with a particular focus on utilising the right technology to solve complex problems as simply as possible.
Anton joined cloudcards in 2018 to bring his wealth of experience and technology savvy to help the company deliver and grow their market leading solutions.
Alina was born in Russia where she has started her professional career as a medical doctor. In parallel with this profession, Alina graduated with a Diploma in Professional Communications. This new skill has opened the numerous opportunities and Alina has switched her attention to the world of commerce. Since being based in Ireland, Alina has graduated from the University of Limerick with a Diploma in Technology Commercialisation and has also specialised in Aircraft Records Technician course from the Limerick Institute of Technology. Alina has worked with cloudcards since its inception.