Our Team

Founded in 2007 Xcell Partners has grown to service customers in the UK, Ireland and the USA. We have built a team of strong performers, domain experts and advisors.  We draw from a pool of 50+ associates and practitioners to deliver world class services.  We pride ourselves in having a built a team that is fully client focused, with years of experience.

Diane Roberts 
Diane Roberts has spent her entire career in international Sales and Marketing roles, and brings over 15 years rich industry 07b479aexperience, selling in the UK, USA, Europe and Asia Pacific. From 2002 – 2007, Diane lived and worked in Silicon Valley, where she was the West Coast Director and the Manager of Enterprise Ireland’s US Software and Services team. During this time she developed a strong network of contacts and an up close understanding of the some of the world’s leading technology companies, and in particular, the approach of the world’s largest venture capital community.

From 2009-2012 Diane was the National Director for HBAN, Ireland’s angel investment network establishing syndicates in Dublin & Cork. She is uniquely qualified to understand both the entrepreneurial and investment communities, North and South of the island. LinkedIn Profile.

Mark Roberts
Mark has over 20 years experience working in the international technology and startup sectors, with 10 of those years with 389cfb5Fujitsu, working in sales and operational delivery of business support, professional and consultancy services.  During his time in the USA he worked with a number of European early stage companies assisting them on market entry and validation exercises.  He was Director of Business Development with Connexed Technologies, a Palo Alto based start-up. In 2009 he founded Statzpack, a first in mobile sports performance system combining mobile app and cloud technology.

Mark holds a BA in Business Studies and an MBA from the University of Liverpool.  LinkedIn Profile.