Barry Maloney is a general partner with Balderton Capital. Prior to
joining Balderton Capital, Barry spent five years as CEO of Esat
Digifone, Ireland’s second largest GSM mobile operator. Under Barry’s
leadership, Esat Digifone expanded to a profitable company with 900
employees, more than one million customers and IR£400 million in
revenues. Esat Digifone was acquired by British Telecom at a market
value of IR£2 billion and is now part of the O2 Group.
Esat Digifone, Barry spent two years at Xerox Corporation in Palo Alto,
California, where as Vice President of first Business Development and
then Channel Operations, he was instrumental in revolutionizing Xerox’s
approach to global marketing. Before this Barry enjoyed a pan-European
career at Digital Equipment as European Pricing Manager, Director of
Software Business Europe and Vice President of the Component and
Peripheral Business Unit Europe. He has an Economics Degree from
University College Dublin.