Ronan has over 20 years’ experience as an entrepreneur, CEO and start up investor. He is a specialist in start-up, proactive growth and development, restructuring and acquisitions. He has built up two companies and sold to large multi nationals. Beverly Records Management to Iron Mountain (NYSE:IRM) and Engage Technologies to Northgate Plc. (FTSE 250).
In recent years Ronan has worked at NDRC (National Digital Research Centre) with a focus on high potential research projects and technologies with potential for commercial realisation. A key focus of this work has been in digital/medical technology arena. Ronan has sat on numerous investment panels in both his role at NDRC and also as an Enterprise Ireland mentor.
Ronan is CEO of ClearSight Innovations Ltd a medical diagnostic device company based in Ireland and Switzerland. The company is involved in the creation and development of highly novel ophthalmic diagnostic technologies and recently closed a multi-million euro investment.
Ronan is a graduate of UCD (BA) and holds an MBA from the Smurfit Graduate School of Business, UCD.