Geoffrey Allen
Geoffrey Allen
Chief Executive Officer

Back in 1988 Geoffrey started his career in digital media. His life-long passion for film and conventional art culminated with a Masters from the Huston School of Film where the concept for Mersus Technologies was formed. Geoffrey is focused on helping businesses evolve through innovative technologies.

Dermot Condron
Dermot Condron
Chief Technical Officer

Having met Geoffrey Allen whilst doing a Masters in Digital Media in 2012, the two setup Mersus Technologies soon thereafter. Heading up the production team at Mersus, Dermot looks to utilise current and emerging technologies to best facilitate their clients needs. Dermot’s passion is in editing.

Brenda Mannion
Brenda Mannion
Chief Operations Operator

Experienced Operations Manager with a demonstrated history of working in industry. Skilled in Customer Service, Management, Strategic Planning, Business Development, and Business Strategy for 20 plus years. Strong operations professional graduated from University College Cork.

Grainne Moore
Creative Director

Grainne’s theatrical background in both acting and directing has given her a good foundation for her role as creative director. Combined with her academic studies in Graphic Design, Grainne has the ability to lead the team artistically.

Aleksandra Galka
Administrative Assistant

Aleksandra has an interest in video games, music and drawing, but her passion lies within the IT/Office sector. Having recently completed an Office Administration and Social Media Marketing course, she is delighted to be a part of a team that allows her to make use of her existing skills as well as learning and developing new ones while she progresses further. Aleksandra also has an interest in languages and is fluent in both Polish and English.

Tierna Lawless
VR/AR Developer

Tierna has studied games development for 5 years with a specialty in multiplayer VR experiences. Adept at code, he is fluent in a range of programming languages as well as interfacing with animation and 3D modelling softwares.

Suriya Palaniswami
VR/AR Developer

Suriya is an XR enthusiast and is passionate about AR and its potential in the future, being a Software Engineer he is adept to a wide range of technologies and programming languages. He is also experienced in Web Development and is interested in creating all-inclusive Industry 4.0 systems. Likes designing software infrastructure from top to bottom.

Michael Joyce
Animation Intern

Michael is a 3rd year Game Design Student in GMIT. He has an Interest making games with an immersive
story, Interesting Characters, and wondrous open worlds. Right now, he is learning to be more adept in
3D modelling and getting an insight into concept art and animation.

Liam Devinney
Tech Art Intern

Liam is a recent graduate of GMU in Computer Game Design, focusing on 3D modeling and animation. Following the desire to create moments and scenes that share powerful emotions and themes, he’s focusing on particles and shaders to better enhance those environments and animations. Whether he winds up in film or games, he hopes to continue creating moments that take your breath away.

Our Journey to date

Founders Geoff Allen and Dermot Condron established MakinMediaMobile where we started working with 2D animation and creating explainer videos for local
We won our first tender with Invest NI, and worked with several high-profile companies including Deloitte and Tiger Stores.
Deloitte Invest India Special aired on Sky TV. We worked with Westmeath County Council and were awarded the tender to produce 65 videos for Taste Leitrim in 4 weeks.
Westmeath Enterprise Award finalists. Our joint
venture with Tr3Dent wins award for data visualisation solution. We completed projects for UCD, UCC, NUIM and AIT colleges.
Produced animated TV spot ads for Hygeia. Worked with Combilift to produce augmented reality animation for exhibits. Listed in Top 100 Startups list, Sunday Times Magazine. Commissioned to produce high end 360° virtual reality.
Produced virtual reality application for Camfil. Launched Mersus VR, and changed the company name to Mersus Technologies. Westmeath Enterprise Award Finalist. Irish Times Innovation Award finalist. We moved from our countryside location to a large office in Athlone town, and grew the team.
Globalising the company, setting up additional production in Tenerife, Spain.

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