John Hurley
Chief Technology Officer, Ryanair

John Hurley has been Ryanair’s Chief Technology Officer since September 2014 and oversees the delivery of Ryanair’s industry leading digital and technology platforms and strategy. With over 18 years’ experience, John leads a team of over 400 developers working at Ryanair Labs, the airline’s digital innovation hubs based in Dublin, Madrid, Spain and Wroclaw and Poland. Labs continues to deliver the core digital facets of the “Always Getting Better” programme, with the Ryanair.com website is now the world’s largest airline site, its best-in-class app having over 18m active users and more than 20m customers signing up for “My Ryanair” customer registration programme, as Ryanair takes its next steps to becoming the “Amazon of travel.”