Philip OReilly

Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies, Data Analytics & Digital Technologies

Philip O’Reilly is a Senior Consultant with Cutter Consortium's Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies and Data Analytics & Digital Technologies practices. He is also Professor of Financial Technologies and Information Systems at Cork University Business School, University College Cork (UCC), and the Founding Director of the State Street Advanced Technology Centre at UCC. Dr. O’Reilly has been a leading member of research teams that have been successful in securing in excess of €4 million in research funding in recent years. His research focus is on digital business, with a specific focus on the transformative power of emerging information systems on financial services.

Dr. O’Reilly received the Stafford Beer Medal in 2011 in recognition of the most outstanding contribution to the philosophy, theory, and practice of information systems from the Operational Research (OR) Society at an awards ceremony that took place at the Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London. Founded over 50 years ago, the OR Society is the world’s oldest established learned society catering to the operational research profession and one of the largest in the world, with 3,000 members in 53 countries. He has been invited to deliver keynotes and workshops by numerous multinational companies and at leading practitioner events, including the Banking & Payments Federation of Ireland National Conference.

Dr. O’Reilly’s work has been published in leading journals in the information systems field, including the European Journal of Information Systems, Journal of Strategic Information Systems, and Information Technology and People. He can be reached at