Director of international business

John Cassidy is Director of International Business at SVG Ventures. He will lead the development and implementation of SVG THRIVE strategic plans to launch in new markets (countries) and support the markets’ sustained growth following their launch.

John has over 10 years experience in the technology industry. Most recently, he served as Chief Executive Officer for a Pharmatech SME in Europe. During his tenure, John led the company through its highest growth period  which coincided with its first expansion into new markets. These achievements led to honors such as the ‘SME of Year Award’.

John holds an MBA and Bachelor of Business from the University of Limerick, Ireland. He also holds a Certificate in Technology Management from Stanford University.