Our Board of Directors
John is an accountant by training, but his heart lies in retail. After spending 25 years in retail, he worked in various commercial retail roles. While CFO in Heatons Department Stores, the business grew 10-fold (to €250m sales), he was second in charge for most of this time. He co-founded RWA in 2013 with Conall.
Conall is an entrepreneur and has worked in the Communications and IT industry in Ireland since 1986. Conall was a finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year and was voted HBAN Angel Investor of the Year in 2011. He was the founder of leading software security company, Entropy, before setting up RWA with John.
Breege is the Chair of RWA's Board. Breege has been a Board Member & Group Director (Business Development & New Markets) at Primark and after 37 years now continues in an Ambassadorial role. Breege is currently Chairman of The Design and Crafts Council of Ireland, a Non-Executive Director of C&C Group plc, Chair of the Remuneration Committee as well as a Member of the Nominations Committee, Non-Executive Director of Shaw & Sons Ltd, and a member of the Outside Appointments Board (Civil Service Code of Standards and Behaviour).
Alexander is Managing Director of Paydens, a group which comprises 128 pharmacies in the South East of England. He has a background in finance and also has board level management experience within a successful high growth technology company.