Paul Hourican

Non-Executive Chairman

Paul Hourican is the Chairman and former CEO of PFH which he founded in 1985. The company specialises in ICT Infrastructure and Managed Services. Hourican grew PFH organically until 2006 when he commenced a number of strategic acquisitions across the ICT Sector. These included CK Business Systems: Siemens Communications and Redstone Enterprise.

Hourican, as CEO, led the integration of the various companies into the enlarged and nationwide group that is now PFH Technology. The company counts most of the leading organisations in the country among its clients, including every major Government Department as well as  leading indigenous and Multi National Corporations. The company offers the complete range of ICT services from ‘Desktop to Data Center’

PFH now employs over 300 people with offices in Dublin, Cork and Galway.

In 2015 Hourican stepped down as CEO and assumed the role of Chairman of the Group where he concentrates on strategy and growth. The company has undergoing a major expansion of its services offerings and has developed a leadership position in the Irish Market, especially among large Enterprise customers. All aspects of a company’s private and public cloud needs can be managed by the PFH Network Operating Centre.

Hourican also sits on the Board of Client Solutions Ltd., - and Enterprise Software and Solutions provider, in which PFH has taken a minority stake.

Among his other interests he chairs a private property investment group and advises various businesses on strategy and acquisitions.