About Maurice Roche
Maurice Roche is a General Partner with Delta Partners having joined Delta in 1995. He has over 30 years experience of advising and investing in early stage technologies companies, 28 of those as a Venture Capitalist.
Maurice serves as a non-executive director of a number of companies including Cleverbug, Coratta, Homestays, mAdme, and WhatClinic.com, . He was also previously a non-executive director of Xiam Technology Limited sold to Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM), Pxit sold to Agilent (NYSE: A), O’Leary’s (sold to Gehe, now Celesio Group), Polarlake sold to Bloomberg, Neuravi sold to Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), Digit Games Studios sold to Scopely, Texthelp sold in a secondary buy-out to LDC private equity and Tango Telecom sold to CSG Systems International (NASDAQ: CSGS).
He is a former Chairman of the Irish Venture Capital Association (July 2011 to June 2012). He was a member of the Research Prioritisation Project Steering Group established by the Irish Government to make recommendations to Government on areas of focus for the next phase of Ireland’s science, technology and innovation strategy. The report was published by in March 2012.
A graduate of University of Limerick in Business Studies, he holds a postgraduate degree from University College Dublin and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.
I am interested to hear from entrepreneurs who are active in the technology sector and who either want to start and grow a business or those who are looking to join an technology company.