SME Matters was founded In 2007. It now has multiple associates and 10 full time staff. SME Matters works exclusively with small To medium size businesses who want to grow or develop. SME Matters offers a range of development services that meet the requirements of all growing businesses across all sectors.
SME Matters is a leading business consultancy provider. We specialise in giving you the tools to transform your business in terms of bottom line growth and personal and business satisfaction.
SME Matters work exclusively with and are passionate about achieving success for Owner Managers of SME Businesses.
We have worked across all sectors and have being part of SME’s that have tripled, quadrupled and even achieved triple digit millions from turnover levels of below €5M.
Our greatest ambition is to assist Owner Managers achieve success for themselves and build a business that continually delivers enjoyment of their time within the business and time to enjoy the rewards of their success outside of the business
Our clients become our friends and become part of the SME Matters family and in turn we become part of our clients business working closely with them to achieve success.
We have a significant network at our disposal built over 3 decades and have multiple partners with expertise that support us in building the business you always wanted.
Our expert team has more than 50 years combined industry experience in the areas of strategy, leadership, sales & marketing, and soft skills training.
We have helped over 200 clients develop and grow their businesses with the highest level of satisfaction. Visit our Testimonials page to read some of their testimonials.
We work with a broad variety of companies in a wide range of SME industries and multi-national corporations.
In addition to the Managing Partner Damien O’Brien, we use a well-established and highly skilled network of specialist trainers, coaches and advisors.
Damien is a recognised business expert specialising in developing the knowledge and skills of owner managers and giving them the tools to transform their business in terms of bottom line growth and business and personal satisfaction. His experience ranges across all sectors of the economy.
Darragh spent 15 years working for US, South African, and Belgian multinational businesses before founding his own IT business Agile Networks. He built this business to become the largest independent network integrator in Ireland before selling it to a competitor in 2017. His success is based on a close alignment of customers, employees, and suppliers all solving a common problem with a consistent plan – a template he uses to help clients grow. Darragh is a former EY Entrepreneur of the Year finalist works with organisations such as Plato, Social Entrepreneurs Ireland, EY Entrepreneur of the Year, and DCU Ryan Academy as well as being a member of the Halo Business Angel Network.