Desmond Byrne is a co-founder of ProductWorld and has over 25 years experience in the technology industry in Europe, USA, China and India. He has worked in a variety of senior roles including business development, marketing, channel management and acquisition due diligence / integration for leading companies such as Siemens, Artesyn Technologies (Emerson) and Jabil. Desmond is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin, University College Cork and London Business School.
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