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Joe Hogan

Openet

Joe Hogan is Openet’s founder. He has served as Chief Technology Officer since the company was founded in 1999. Joe is the principal architect of Openet’s product portfolio and has over 25 years of software engineering experience. Joe is responsible for technology innovation at Openet with oversight over Openet’s CTO architecture office; Openet’s intellectual property office, which manages the creation of Openet’s patents portfolio; and Openet Labs, a software research group based in Ireland and Malaysia from which new Openet products emerge.

Joe serves on the Openet board of directors as executive director along with CEO Niall Norton and is also a joint recipient, with Niall, of European Entrepreneur of the Year for 2012 and the Irish EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ for 2011.