Net Worth: $205.5 Million
- Source of Wealth Software (TARGUSinfo)
- Nationality Ireland
About George Moore
US-based Moore originally from Dundalk, is a large shareholder at the software business TARGUSinfo.The 2011 Sunday Times Rich List valued his net worth at £137m.
George Moore is Chairman and CEO of TARGUS Information Corporation (TARGUSinfo) and manages the strategic direction of the parent company and its subsidiaries, Amacai and Localeze. George is a pioneer in the development of consumer information technology for business applications.
Prior to founding TARGUSinfo, George was Executive Vice President and a principal of National Decision Systems (NDS), a target marketing company based in San Diego, California. He was also Executive Vice President with Equifax following its acquisition of NDS. George was also Senior Vice President with CACI International in Washington, DC. He is Chairman of Erne Heritage Holdings and a member of the Board of Directors of the New Ireland Fund (NYSE IRL).
In addition, he is a Board Member of the Economic Advisory Board to the Prime Minister of Ireland, Northern Ireland Trade & Investment Council, The Flax Trust, and Trustee of the Northern Ireland Memorial Fund. Honors include “US Top 100 in Business: 1991-2007” Irish America Magazine, “Outstanding Alumnus 1991 Award” from University College Dublin, and several Ernst & Young entrepreneurial awards.
In 2007, Her Majesty, The Queen, recognized George for his contribution to the Northern Ireland economy and for his international work on behalf of all of Ireland with an Honorary CBE – Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.
George holds both Economics and MBSc degrees from the University College Dublin, and an MBA and DBA. from George Washington University, Washington, DC. He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Sciences by the University of Ulster in 2006.
George lives in Washington DC with his wife, Angela, originally from N. Ireland. They have three children