Irish software company Diona Technologies has closed €4m in funding and is opening a new office in Dublin that will hire over 30 people.

The technology firm, which has government agencies around the world as clients, secured the investment from venture capital company ACT and banking specialist Investec in a series A fundraising round advised by Goodbody Corporate.

Diona aims to hire at least 30 high skill mobile technology and back office support staff in the coming 12-18 months and has just signed a lease on a new office in Dublin 4.