‘Disney popped up and said, ‘Look, we’ve got Ratatouille, would you guys look at it?’’ – Colm O’Farrell, Deluxe Group
The entertainment space is on the up, but for the specialist fit-out company chair who works with some of the world’s biggest theme parks, there’s no drama
Colm O’Farrell’s career has given him exposure to the world of dramatic entertainment.
As chairman of the Deluxe Group, a specialist fit-out company founded by his father in 1969, he has worked on projects including the Jurassic World ‘VelociCoaster’ in Orlando, the Ghostbusters ride in Dubai, and the Game of Thrones studio in Co Down.
More recently the group has finished an augmented reality giant-size version of the computer game Mario Kart at Super Nintendo ...