We’ve got what it takes
At EirGen Pharma, our dynamic and forward thinking senior management team is dedicated to meeting the needs of our customers and partners in the pharmaceutical healthcare industry; and the patients who will benefit from our specialty medicines

Our Team

PATSY CARNEY

Chief Executive Officer / Co-Founder

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Co-founded EirGen
  • Previously Head of Operations and BD for IVAX Ireland (14 years)
  • Patsy holds a BSc In Industrial Chemistry from University of Limerick and an MBA from University of Limerick

DAMIEN BURKE

Head of Commercial Operations

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Joined EirGen in 2006
  • Previously held senior positions at Teva Pharmaceutical
  • Damien holds an MSc in Supply Chain & Operations Management from the University of Liverpool, BSc in Pharmaceutical Science from WIT and a Diploma in Packaging Technology from the Institute of Packaging

KEN O’SHEA

Head of R&D

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Joined EirGen in 2008
  • Background in analytical & formulation development
  • Ken holds a BSc in Pharmaceutical Science, a BSc in Environmental Science, a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management and an MBA from the Smurfit Business School in UCD

PAUL CLEARY

Head of Quality

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Joined EirGen in 2010
  • Background in Quality Management Systems, Validation, Analytical Development Chemistry and Quality Control
  • Paul holds BSc in Chemistry with Quality Management from WIT, a BEng in Manufacturing Engineering from WIT and a MSc in Pharmaceutical Science from UCC

LIAM BYRNE

Head of Business Development and Alliance Management

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Joined EirGen in 2006
  • Formerly Analytical Services Manager from joining until 2012
  • Liam holds a PhD In Chemistry from Dublin City University and is an EU certified Chartered Chemist

PAUL MULLALLY

Head of Finance & IT

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Paul is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and holds a BA in Accounting from Waterford Institute of Technology and an MBA from Warwick University.
  • Previously held senior finance positions in Nypro Healthcare, Glanbia Plc and Teva Pharmaceuticals.

KAY O’SHEA

Head of Regulatory and Clinical Affairs

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Joined EirGen as an employee in 2015 (joined in 2011 in contract role)
  • Background in Regulatory Affairs, R&D and clinical trials, with more than 28 year’s experience
  • Kay holds BSc in Industrial Chemistry from University of Limerick

RIA WHITE

Head of Human Resources

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Appointed as Head of Human Resources in 2016 (joined in 2012 in contract role)
  • Background of more than 18 year’s in senior HR roles as well as consultancy in pharma industry
  • Ria holds a Bachelor of Business Studies Degree from University of Limerick with a major in HR and minor in Employment Law

MAURICE FITZGERALD

Head of Engineering

Connect with LinkedIn
  • Joined EirGen in 2016
  • Background in sterile Fill/Lyophilisation both in Manufacturing and Engineering
  • Maurice holds a Degree in Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration