Realex founder Colm Lyon: The CV
Colm Lyon is the founder and CEO of Realex Payments and Realex Financial Services.
Since starting Realex Payments in 2000, Colm has led the business to its current position as one of Europe's largest and most successful online payments businesses.
Before that Colm had worked in financial services related businesses for over 25 years, starting with 14 years in the banking sector.
He started his career as a graduate of University College Dublin with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Management Science Degree. Over the past few years he has spent further time in Harvard and Stanford Business School with the Leadership 4 Growth programme.