DCU Voices Podcast


Brendan Thomas

Season 1, Ep. 3

Our guest today is Brendan Thomas who graduated from DCU with a BA in Accounting and Finance in 1987. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant and emigrated to San Francisco in 1995 when the internet was in its infancy. Since then, he has been the CFO for a significant number of Hi-Tech, venture-backed startups in Silicon Valley including Twitter, Appdynamics, and Square. He retired from the world of finance in 2012 to spend time with his wife and children and to write. Brendan worked in the heart of Silicon Valley from the booms to busts and back, and shares some amazing stories from a remarkable career.

The DCU Voices Podcast Series is hosted by Fergal O’Keeffe who interviews some fascinating DCU Alumni, to learn about their careers, mentors, milestones, and memories of their time in DCU and how their time in DCU shaped their lives and careers.

For more information on DCU Alumni go to https://www.dcu.ie/alumni.





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