Mr. Michael Lohan
Head of Lifesciences, Engineering and Industrial Technology Division, IDA Ireland
Session 2: Engineering a Region: Industry and Talent
Presentation title: Winning Foreign Direct Investment
Michael Lohan is the Divisional Manager of LifeSciences and Strategic Property at IDA Ireland and a member of IDA’s Executive Leadership Team.
As Divisional Manager, Michael leads the execution of organizational strategy and operational delivery within the Lifesciences sector, and across IDA’s national strategic property portfolio.
Michael joined IDA Ireland in 2003 and has held various management positions in Medical Technologies, Strategic Property, Corporate Planning, and Operations. Michael represents IDA in several fora including the Irish Medical Association which is the business association within Ibec representing the medical devices and diagnostics sector.
Prior to joining IDA Ireland, Michael held a number of different positions including Manager for New Business Solutions with Nortel’s European Operations in Galway and a management role with IEC Electronics European Operations.
Michael is an Engineering graduate and holds an MSc in Technology Management from the National University of Ireland, Galway.