Stephen is a Software Developer, leader of international engineering teams and builder of enterprise products for the past 12 years. He has expertise in creating ecommerce platforms for Fortune 500 companies in the Travel industry at Datalex. He designed, built and delivered an international trade and supply chain management cloud based product at Tradestream based in South Africa. He was also manager and director of the Tradestream Ireland office. He has experience working with startups consulting as VP of Engineering with CipherApps in the Wayra Ireland Accelerator to deliver an early stage beta for a realtime encryption service for data protection in the cloud. More recently, he scaled big data analytics teams working as Head of Engineering at Boxever to deliver enterprise SaaS predictive analytics to some of the biggest airlines and online travel agents across the globe.
Stephen gained his BSc in Computer Science from DIT, and completed his Executive MBA from UCD Michael Smurfit Business School where he specialised in entrepreneurship and innovation in the MedTech industry. He is excited by the BioInnovate programme opportunity and is looking forward to using his ICT and commercial background to explore innovations for unmet clinical needs.