Brendan Dowling is the founder and CEO of Digital Trading, a company offering cloud-based Customer Relationship Engagement (CRE) technology to governments, large and SME enterprises, through communications service providers (CSPs). He is a serial entrepreneur in the telecoms and technology sector, having built a number of successful internationally-traded companies. He also acts as a business coach with Enterprise Ireland to a number CEOs of scaling companies in the technology sector in Ireland. He is well-known for his thought leadership and innovation in the technology sector and is a regular speaker at conferences, executive education programs and government-sponsored enterprise events in Ireland, the UK and USA. Brendan qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG, has an MBA from University College Dublin, a BComm from University College Cork (UCC) and a Diploma in Executive Coaching from the IMI & UCC.