Thursday July 16, 2020

Compliance software firm finds opportunity in a crisis

OneLook was set up just as the 2008 recession hit, so its founders say they weren’t going to let a pandemic stand in the way of expansion

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

31st May, 2020
Pat King, chief executive of OneLook system during a virtual meeting with the firm’s chief operating officer Brendan Griffin (on video screen). Picture: John Allen

Making big moves in a crisis is nothing new for OneLook. The compliance software business, based in Carrigtwohill, Co Cork, is used to taking on challenges when the world around it is in disarray.

With plans to add ten staff by year end, bringing its total headcount to 45, a global pandemic may not seem like the optimal time to build for international expansion. But the company co-founders, Pat King and Brendan Griffin, are more...

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