Galway company Joulica creating 40 new jobs

Anne Lanigan, Divisional Manager, Technology and Services at Enterprise Ireland; Diarmuid Leonard, Principal Engineer at Joulica; Joe Smyth, CTO at Joulica; Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, Simon Coveney, TD; Tony McCormack, CEO at Joulica; Niall McEvoy, Venture Partner at Elkstone. Photo: Fennell Photography

Galway based analytics company Joulica will be creating 40 new jobs over the next three years following a funding round.

The company, which provides analytics solutions for the customer experience market, announced the new jobs for Galway today.

This follows a funding round to drive expansion of the company, which was led by Elkstone Partners and backed by Enterprise Ireland.

Tony McCormack, CEO of Joulica said, “We are delighted to announce this expansion, with the support of both Elkstone and Enterprise Ireland, as we strive to become the leading real time analytics solution provider.”

“This growth will accelerate our product development roadmap, facilitate customer base and partner expansion, attract top-tier talent, and allow us to continue our mission of allowing organisations to deliver superior customer experiences fueled by real time analytics.”

Jobs will be added across all functions including product development, sales and marketing and customer success.

The new roles will bring the total of people employed by the Galway based company to 70.

Minister for Enterprise, Trade, and Employment Simon Coveney said, “There are exciting times ahead for the talented team at Joulica as they continue with their exciting expansion plans.”

“The Galway-based company, who plan to employ 40 additional people locally, has a well-earned reputation for service and delivery for their customers.”

“I also want to commend the team on its recent successful funding round, which will support the company’s significant growth plans and global ambition.”

Anne Lanigan of Enterprise Ireland added that they were, “very impressed by the Joulica team and the progress it has made to develop a market ready and proven platform and achieve significant market traction.”

“In addition to this equity investment, Enterprise Ireland looks forward to supporting the company to globalise its business model, with support through our unique network of 39 international offices, growing highly skilled jobs from the company’s Galway-based headquarters”.