Paddy, 29, is an entrepreneur living in Dublin, Ireland. He is the founder of F.ounders, an annual private gathering of some of the worldâ€™s leading tech company founders, described as â€œDavos for Geeksâ€ by Bloomberg. In October 2010, 150 founders gathered in Dublin, including the founders of Twitter, Youtube and Skype.
He previously founded MiCandidate, a service that provided real time political content to media companies in 25 European countries. It was acquired in 2009.
In 2009, Paddy co-founded, the Undergraduate Awards of Ireland and Northern Ireland, a foundation that supports and celebrates outstanding undergraduate students in Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Paddy also runs the Dublin Web Summit and in 2008 was selected by the UN as a Global e-Leader for Youth and ICT.