James O’Riordan is S3 Group’s Chief Technology Officer and VP of Corporate Development. James’s role involves driving the strategic technical direction of S3 Group, Mergers and Acquisitions, Intellectual Property, Legal and Regulatory matters, Overseas Expansion, managing critical engagements with key technology suppliers and developing long-term relationships with Government bodies, industry Associations and Universities globally.
James joined the company in 1987 and has held a number of positions in S3 Group including Section Manager, Division Director and Business Unit General Manager before being appointed as CTO in 2001. James brings considerable experience and expertise in the areas of General Management, Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Operations, Business Development, People & Project Management, Technology, IC design and DSP and holds a Bachelor of Electronic Engineering (B.Eng.) and a Masters in Engineering (M.Eng.Sc.) degrees from University College Dublin and Masters in Law (LLM2) degree from University of Strasbourg.