Datalex appoints new CEO and ex-Flybe CEO as independent non-executive director

    Datalex announced (03-Oct-2019) the following appointments, as part of its wider Transformation Change Programme:

    • Sean Corkery has been appointed as CEO. Mr Corkery joined Datalex as non-executive director and interim CEO in Apr-2019 and was subsequently appointed as acting chairman in Jun-2019. He has more than three decades of technollgy experience, including senior positions in technology with companies such as Dell Inc, Esat Telecom, AST Computers and Apple. Prior to joining Datalex, Sean was chairman and CEO at Actavo, and continues as a non-executive director of Actavo, as well as CTI Global, Hibernia College, Digicel Group and Nualtra;
    • Christine Ourmières-Widener appointed as an independent non-executive director. She was CEO of Flybe until Jul-2019 and CEO of CityJet for five years, and has represented Air France and KLM in several regions. Ms Ourmières-Widener has significant board experience, across Flybe Group, IATA, the Irish Sports Council, as well as the advisory board of WINiT (Women in Travel) and the governing board of the European Regions Airline Association. She has worked at American Express Global Business Travel and Amadeus. [more – original PR]