About BrightPay

With over 25 years’ industry experience, BrightPay are committed to providing easy-to-use, accessible and cutting edge software solutions, supported by excellent customer service to SMEs across the UK and Ireland. Today, we create and support five innovative payroll & HR software solutions; BrightPay, BrightPay for Mac, BrightPay Connect, Bright Contracts and Thesaurus Payroll Manager.

Having started out with just two staff members we’ve grown considerably. Currently we have over 60 staff in the BrightPay family servicing over 250,000 employers (and counting) across the UK and Ireland. We are a passionate team who strive on the excitement and challenge of continuous growth, improvement and development. Our plans for the future are big!

The Directors

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Paul qualified as a chartered accountant back in the 80s. His hobby had always been coding and he was lucky to develop this in to a business in the early 90s with the launch of Thesaurus Payroll Manager. His mix of financial and IT skills together with the help of hugely talented individuals have brought Thesaurus Software to where it is now, a major provider of payroll software for both Ireland and the UK.

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Ross Webster MEng

Ross is a highly competent software architect, programmer, graphic designer and user experience specialist. With a passion for innovation, Ross excels at creating software applications that solve real-world problems, simplify the complex, and delight customers.


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Audrey Mooney

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Victoria Clarke

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Alena Amelyanchuk

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Alison Gaffney

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Amanda Quann

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Audrey Curran

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Caoimhe Gore

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Catriona Donnelly

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Claire Smyth

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Debbie Clarke

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Denise Cowley

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Denise King

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Donna Walsh

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Fiona Walsh

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Joanne Shields

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Madeleine Carroll

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Maria Garcia

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Marzena Ignar

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Miranda Campbell

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Niamh Bidwell

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Niamh Shortall

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Robert Smith

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Veronica Trofimciuc


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Ross Webster

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Jonathan Mitchell

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Neil Boyce

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Mark McGookin

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Paul Byrne

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Alan Kelly

Sales Enquiries

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Caolan Byrne

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Christopher Traynor

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Dario Jadro

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Graham Turner

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Hannah Duggan

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Holly Barrett

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Holly McHugh

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Karla Bowden

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Latifah Arekosoko

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Lucie Moloney

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Luke McCormack

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Mark Donoghue

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Nihada Okicic

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Oliver Sheridan

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Robyn Mills

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Stuart Hornbuckle

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Suzana Kusturin

Payroll Migration

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Caoimhe Gore

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Marzena Ignar


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Alan Kelly

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Niamh Shortall


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Karen Bennett

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Rachel Hynes

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Zoe Colver

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Holly McHugh

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Aoibheann Byrne

Customer Development

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Ann Tighe

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Amanda Doyal

Customer Acquisition

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Cailin Reilly

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Alan Mulready

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Bláithín Moran

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Cathal Murphy

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Ellen Lally

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Ian Jenkinson

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Karl Hall

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Martin Mooney

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Martin Wright

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Niall McArdle

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Ronan Martin

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Tim Cooke

Sales Admin & Billing

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Lorraine McEvoy

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Jen McBride

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Christina Mackin


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Laura Murphy

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Vivienne Byrne


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June Byrne

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Robert Doyle