Our Story

Adam Coleman our CEO has assisted clients in developing and implementing best in class HRIS solutions. He has coached & facilitated companies through difficult change & systems initiatives including start-up & shut down programmes in the Telecommunications, Software, Energy, Manufacturing and Services Sectors. Prior to setting up HRLocker, Adam held Senior HR Positions in both O2 UK and O2 Ireland and was head of HR for Esat Digifone. It’s his vision to continue to develop HRLocker into the best HR product and service company in the world!

Adam has years of experience in building culture within companies from the ground up. It’s one of the reasons that Adam decided to put lifestyle first when setting up his own company on the West Coast of Ireland. Based in Lahinch, the surf capital of Ireland, HRLocker has flourished into a worldwide company that serves clients in over 40 different jurisdictions. In addition to Adam’s passion for all things HR related, he is also a keen surfer and an avid Southampton supporter.


Richard Finn, Board Member has over 30 years experience of International business and has extensive experience in Senior Management roles with US Multinationals – both in Ireland and the USA.

Richard is a qualified Business Executive Coach and enjoys working with start-ups, scaling new businesses and is passionate about Business and Personal Financial Management.


John Ring, Board Member MD & owner of the leading Web marketing consultancy TinderPoint. John has over 25years Experience in Web marketing, SEO & all things internet.

Johns speciality lies in understanding which digital marketing elements make most strategic sense for his clients.


Jennifer Dempsey our HR Director brings a sense of equilibrium to our Company. Jen gets the best out of people and takes a light touch HR approach that allows people to innovate. Jen is particularly passionate about working with people with disabilities, making sure that they realise their potential. Prior to working with the Group, Jen set up the Irish Overseas Aid division of the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs and worked in a HR Professional role in Card Services, CSK Software, Symantec Corporation and Rand McNally.

With a Masters in Business from the Smurfit School of Business, Jen is passionate about equality and diversity and enjoys foreign travel. A mention of a trip and she has her passport in hand; “What customer am I visiting and what jurisdiction are they in?” With customers in over 30 jurisdictions we can keep Jen satisfied. Jen is still waiting for our first client in the Bahamas!


Philip Kelly our Operations Manager provides all the blue energy (Attention to detail) we need to keep us on the straight and narrow. Philip has been instrumental in setting up and managing our training brokerage and financial control systems.Prior to working with HRLocker Philip worked with Symantec Corporation, RCI and O2 Ireland/Digifone.

Philip is a Graduate of University of Limerick and can be found on most weekends in Thomand Park supporting Munster Rugby team.


Paul Joyce our Senior Developer. Paul is responsible for technical system support and future development. Paul is our IT Systems Architect responsible for managing future features of HRLocker. He works with a growing list of features that are currently on our development road map whilst managing future application development and adoption of additional applications as requested by our customers. Prior to working at HRLocker Paul worked with Avaya, as a Senior Developer.


Crystel Robbins Rynne is our HR Projects & Services Manager for HR Locker. Crystel is a HR professional behind the functionality of HR locker. Crystel Liaises between the clients on implementation and new feature development. Crystel has worked with The Interventions Group for over eight years and is our connection between our clients and technology.

Crystel is a Psychology Graduate of the University of Limerick and kicks back by baking novelty cakes.


Stuart McCamley our Business Solutions Manager is responsible for driving new business and helping prospective customers evaluate the features and benefits of HR Locker. It’s not the most difficult job in the company as the system is so easy to use! Stuart has been a HR Locker client himself and because of this he is just as enthusiastic about promoting the solution as CEO Adam

Stuarts has been involved in multifunctional recruitment, training and HR roles for the past 15 years across the UK, US, Ireland and Germany, recently working with Zimmer, Blue Tree Systems and BrightWork

As a Liverpool FC soccer fan, Stuart shares tales of the glory days with Southampton fan, Adam who is still waiting for Southampton’s glory day!


Liz Byrt our Technical Expert, is on the front line for explaining features and managing any queries.

She works with our wide list of varied clients on all support issues and queries. This role suits Liz to a T, having a background as a software engineer (quality assurance) in Motorola Cork.

Prior to working at HRLocker Liz was full fulling a “Mammy” role, a brief interlude as a temporary clerical office in the Dept. of Agriculture, Software Engineer with Motorola, Intern with Bank of Ireland, shipping clerk for Kerry Ingredients ….amount a varied list of roles! Liz is a graduate of CIT.


Denis Vaughan our Business Operations Manager, China. Denis works with clients primarily in China to ensure they get the best out of HRLocker. He captures requirements that feed into our development forum and acts as our university liaison, working closely with universities to conduct market research for the company.

With a background in business and Chinese, he is also the primary point of contact for our Chinese clients, having spent time living and working in Beijing.


Tracey Birt our Brokerage Co-Ordinator. Tracey has a passion for learning and development and ensuring people have all the information to ensure they get the certification that they have achieved.

Tracey began her career in the hospitality industry and qualified as an Estate Agent but now follows her real passion in the area of training & development.


UK Office

3rd Floor, 6 Aztec Row,

Berners Road, Angel,

London, UK


+44 20 8123 4754


Grand View House

Ennistymon Rd


Co Clare, Ireland

+353 1 443 4132

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