The Arclabs Team
Ciarán Cullen has extensive experience in developing businesses through mentoring, funding and incubation assistances from early stage concepts through to high growth start ups in his roles as Chief Executive Officer of Waterford City Enterprise Board, Chair of the LEO National IT Committee and as Managing Director of Waterford City Enterprise Centre. He has worked with a broad range of business models which fulfil varied customer needs in a range of sectors including ICT, Pharmaceutical, medical product, food and drink production, engineering etc. He also assists the development and enhancement of the entrepreneurial spirit and skills among the students and staff in WIT.
Eugene's business background is in international marketing and sales. He is an entrepreneur with expertise in business development, strategic planning and business start-up support.
Prof. Bill O'Gorman
Bill runs a research group and mentors new and developing businesses. Prior to joining academia, Bill ran his own business for 9 years. His work experience includes executive-level roles in multinational organisations.
Dr. James O'Sullivan
James attributes WIT's success in R&D to, "Our understanding about how to leverage industry funding, to access further funding to make their contribution go further, our focus on the business opportunity and not just the project, and our commitment to all parties.” WIT has more than 250 ongoing projects with a variety of companies across different industry sectors.
Kathryn is Manager of Industry Services in Office of the VP of Research at WIT. Kathryn manages the Institute’s support infrastructure for sponsored research and the technology transfer function in WIT. Prior to joining WIT, Kathryn worked in executive and management roles in financial services and international consultancy.