Executive Insights

Executive Insights: Revolutionary Reuse – How Wisetek’s CEO is transforming tech waste into great products

By Business & Finance
19 February 2024

Executive Insights is an in-conversation content series featuring thought leaders from across the Irish business community. Hosted by Business & Finance, in association with KPMG, the series explores business strategy and how to navigate the current climate.

This episode features Sean Sheehan, CEO of Wisetek, in conversation with Celine Fox, Partner at KPMG. Mr. Sheehan was selected Business Person of the Month for January 2023, in association with KPMG.


Sean Sheehan founded Cork-headquartered company, Wisetek, a global provider of end-to-end IT asset disposition services, in November 2007. The company specialises in ITAD, secure data destruction, reuse and technology manufacturing services worldwide with facilities in Ireland, the UK, the USA, the Middle East, Africa and Thailand. Currently, the company employs up to 450 people and has annual revenues of over 80M euro.

Sustainable Technology

Sean Sheehan, CEO of Wisetek and Business Person of the Month for January 2023, discusses revolutionary strategies in IT disposition and sustainable technology. His insights offer invaluable guidance for aspiring business leaders, tech enthusiasts, and sustainability advocates. Discover how Wisetek is leading the charge in transforming electronic waste into eco-friendly, cutting-edge solutions. This is a must-watch for anyone seeking to navigate the future of technology responsibly while driving business success.

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