Paul Ahern

Paul Ahern at Gougane Barra

I was born and educated in Ireland and then came to work in London.

1990-2006: Worked in the IT department of Natwest Bank, mainly as a COBOL programmer. Returned to Cork in 2006.

2006-2007: While looking for a mountain by the sea to build my retirement home on, I completed an Artificial Intelligence MSc course at University College Cork.

2008-2010: Worked in Web Support for Premiere Global Services. My team answered questions from SAP staff about using Adobe Connect.

In 2008 I purchased the site for my place in the country at Rooska on the south side of Bantry Bay. Phase 1, planting trees, building roads, walls and a barn was completed in 2010.

2010-2011: Returned to London; Worked as a Web Developer for Steel Business Briefing.

2011-2012: Worked as a Web Developer for ReportLab.

2012-2014: Worked as a Web Developer for digitalis.

2014-2016: Working as a Python/Full-Stack Developer for Festicket.

2016-now: Working as a Web Developer for Affectv.