A trusted partner to deliver

Long-term, mutually beneficial relationships are key to leading rewarding lives and enjoying satisfying careers. We build relationships by looking after each other. We can and should all grow together, so it’s win-win or no deal.

We began in 2002 and have won the trust of global clients such as IKEA, Aramark and World Rugby. Today, Dovetail is an established, highly capable partner, designing and delivering custom solutions for diverse business challenges.

We believe in precision, collaboration and shared success. We’re passionate about quality. We love technology. But most importantly, all that we do, every decision we make, is governed by our core guiding principle: to always respect the client relationship.

If you are facing a unique business challenge, call us for a commitment-free chat. We’re always excited to talk about how technology can help, and we’ll gladly share our experience.

Call us on +353 (0)1 4100 774 or visit our contact page.


Our Values

Clear values help us act consistently so clients, suppliers and staff all know what to expect from Dovetail.


Taking responsibility for understanding, as well as being understood.


Building relationships by looking after each other.


Applying skill, care and effort to do work we’re proud of.


Respecting the pressure everyone feels in a commercial world.


Preparing for the future today.

We’ve built Dovetail on the basis of partnership.

We value close relationships – they allow us to bring together the ingredients for success: trust, teamwork, craftsmanship and creativity.

Combining these ingredients to deliver great results for our clients is what we’re all about.

- Trevor Jobling, Co-Founder

Our Journey

Martin and Trevor, colleagues in RTÉ, leave to establish Dovetail
Set up offices in the GEC, Taylors Lane
We win our first government contract, with the RPA for LUAS SmartCards
We become a Microsoft Certified Silver Partner
Dovetail wins the Irish Internet Association "Developer of the Year" award
We achieve ISO9001 certification and are finalists in the Web Awards for Best Web App and Best Government Solution for our work with the Food Safety Authority of Ireland
We become a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner.
Dovetail launches a new brand identity and website.

Our Management Team

Trevor Jobling


Martin Wallace


Barry Brennan

Senior Strategist

Tomas Forde

Head of Solution Creation

Mossy Breen

Software Development Manager

Clare Dolan

Accounts Executive

Accredited experts

  • ISO 9001

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