Orla Rimmington

Cork based

Orla Rimmington
Orla is a partner with Kernel Capital. Orla works closely with the entrepreneur community identifying investment opportunities through regular engagement with the early stage ecosystem including incubation centres, universities and relevant state agencies. She enables the growth and development of Kernel Capital portfolio companies, directly working with the executive teams of investees. Early stage companies for which Orla is the lead Kernel Capital Partner include Wavebreak Media, In Hand Guides, Kinesense and Hybrid Energy. Prior to joining Kernel Capital in 2007, Orla was Global Services Manager with Qumas Ltd, a Kernel Capital portfolio company, which sold to Accelrys, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACCL) for US$50m in December 2013.

Orla graduated from UCC with a degree in Economics and Computer Science (2000) and subsequently attained a Higher Diploma in Software Engineering (2001). Orla holds a Diploma in Digital Marketing (2010) from the Digital Marketing Institute, is a member of the Institute of Directors (IoD) and holds an IoD Diploma in Company Direction (2015).

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