Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD with (from left) Joe Healy, Divisional Manager, High Potential Start Up Division, Enterprise Ireland, Graham O’Rourke, Co-Founder and CEO of Aphix Software, Mayor of Drogheda Cllr. Oliver Tully, President of Drogheda Chamber of Commerce Eddie Phelan and Mark Reilly CTO at Aphix Software’s announcement of 25 new software and technology jobs in the company’s office in Drogheda. Picture: Andy Spearman.
Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, was in Drogheda this afternoon for the announcement by Aphix Software of 25 new jobs at their offices in The Mill Enterprise Hub in Drogheda.
Aphix is an award winning software company and leading provider of mission critical digital ordering systems to wholesalers and e-tailers across the UK and Ireland.
The new positions, supported by the Department of Jobs, through Enterprise Ireland are across many areas of the business to include customer success, software engineering and development.
Aphix Software helps wholesalers grow revenues, reduce costs, enhance customer experience and scale globally using the world’s most flexible real-time ordering platform.
The new positions, for which recruitment has already begun and will be filled over the next 12 to 36 months, will be required to support the continued success and demand of Aphix Software’s platform, delivering on mission critical order systems, processing orders for wholesalers across the UK and Ireland.
Speaking at the announcement, Minister Mitchell O’Connor TD said: “I am delighted to join the Aphix Software team today to celebrate the announcement of 25 new high tech and professional jobs here in Drogheda.
“My priority as Minister is to ensure an environment exists that nurtures development and job growth across the country. Today’s announcement is hugely welcome and of great significance to the local economy.
“With the support of my department through Enterprise Ireland, the new jobs created marks a new wave of momentum and growth in the company’s future. I would like to congratulate Graham O’Rourke and his team for their hard work and vision and wish them the very best in their endeavours.”
Graham O’Rourke, Co-Founder and CEO of Aphix Software said, “Following on from a very successful year for the business in 2016, our focus this year is to triple our growth via rapid expansion in the UK market.
“Based on the demand for our products, we are delighted to announce that we will create 25 new positions within the next three years at our HQ here at the Mill Enterprise Centre in Drogheda.”