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Dr. Neil Ferguson -  Acting Director 
Tel: 091-493237 Mob 087-3850700 Email:

John McGuire

 John McGuire MBA - Commercialisation Executive - ICT - Software & Elec Engineering - Medtech

Tel: 091-495821  Mob 087-7950018 Email:


Fiona Neary - Business Development Manager

Tel: 091-492400 Mob: 087-6226240

Dr. Ruairi Friel - Commercialisation Executive - Bio

Tel: 091-495826  Email:

Dr. Seamus Coyne - Commercialisation Executive - Bio

Tel: 091-495663 Email


Lily O'Brien - Intellectual Property & Commercialisation Contracts Manager

Tel: 091-495683

E-mail: lily.obrien@nuigalway


Ann Byrne - Administrative Assistant

Tel: 091-493694

Patricia Walsh - Executive Administrator

Tel: 091-492147

  Contact information for Enterprise Ireland staff working in partnership with NUI Galway to commercialise the outputs of State funded research:

Dr. Maura Glennon -  Commercialisation Specialist, Enterprise Ireland, Team member of Lifescience and Food Commercialisation (EI Bio)

Tel: 091-492093                           Email:


Kevin Burke - Commercialisation Officer, Enterprise Ireland ICT Commercialisation

Tel: 01-7272452



Richard Morrison - Commercialisation Specialist, Industrial Technologies,
Enterprise Ireland, Rossa Avenue, Bishopstown, Cork

Tel: 021-4800207
Mobile: 087-2257045




The IGNITE Technology Transfer Office is located in the Research and Innovation Center at the National University of Ireland Galway.


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