About Frankhannigan

Commercialisation, as a Manager, Founder, Non-executive, Investor or Mentor, has been the focus of my career.My day job for over 30 years has been in media and software companies.I starting off in Radio and print.When the online media took off I worked there. Later when Social Media took off I worked there too.In Ireland I have been lucky to work with High Potential Start Ups.Through EBRD I have worked with Governments and ICT CEOs in Developing Economies.I have been a visiting lecturer in Irish Universities mostly focused on entrepreneurship.In 2013 I started writing my first business book with Ronaldo Immink - 'Being Asymmetric"   My current work includes:- External Supervisory Board Nominees Register of Experts, Banking, EBRD- Nominee Director for Corporate Equity Panel, EBRD - Enterprise Growth Programme, Senior Advisor, EBRD- Panel of Evaluators, Competitive Start Fund, Enterprise Ireland- Business Partners Programme Panel, Enterprise Ireland- Advocate for Export Readiness Panel, Enterprise Ireland- Mentor Panel, Enterprise Ireland- TCD, Com+ Commercialisation programmes- NUIG, Com+ Commercialisation programmes- Wayra - Mentor and speaker- Limerick Institute of Technology, LEAP - mentor and speaker- Cork Institute of Technology, Genesis, New Horizons - mentor and speaker- DCU, Invent and Propeller -- mentor and speaker- UCC, Ignite - - mentor and speaker- Over a decade of Non Executive Director roles- Member of the Marketing Institute of Ireland- Certified Management Consultant, Institute of Management Consultants and Advisors, Ireland