Dr Mary Shire holds the position of Director of Strategic Alliances and is responsible for the leadership, development and delivery of University Partnerships. Dr Shire previously held the role of Vice President for Research for 8 years. Prior to joining UL Dr Shire spent 11 years in the Pharmaceutical Industry where she held management roles in a number of multinational pharmaceutical companies. While working with leading US-based pharmaceutical company, Celgene Corporation, Dr Shire developed inventions covered by 20 US patents for drug discovery. A number of these compounds are on the market in the US and Europe. Dr Shire holds a PhD in Chemistry and an MBA. Dr Shire is a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors and a Director of the Limerick Chamber of Commerce.
Our Guaranteed Irish Preparing for Brexit Breakfast Briefing takes place in Clayton Hotel, Limerick on Wednesday October 23, 2019 from 8.00am – 10.30am.
Dr Mary Shire will be joined by top speakers:
- Colm O’Brien, Managing Director at Carambola Kids
- Miriam Magner Flynn, Managing Director at Career Decisions
- Mary Considine, Acting CEO at Shannon Group PLC.
- Senator Maria Byrne, Seanad Spokesperson on Education & Skills
- David Conway, CEO at Limerick 2030
Moderator: Brid O’ Connell, CEO at Guaranteed Irish
Date: Wednesday October 23, 2019 Venue: Clayton Hotel, Limerick Time: 8 – 10.30am
Registration, light breakfast & networking from 8am.
Places are limited. Please register via eventbrite or email firstname.lastname@example.org today.