Declan is CEO at Maywentee Ltd. He is an engineer and entrepreneur based in Ireland with extensive international experience in technology companies. He was co-founder and President of Northstar Systems Inc based in Silicon Valley, Taiwan and China and spent considerable time in the USA and Asia. He was CEO of Firecomms, a high tech compound semiconductor company spun out from Ireland’s Tyndall National Institute. Firecomms was acquired by a Chinese corporation ZJY of Zhejiang in 2010. He was CEO of HeartSine Inc. a Defibrillator company with HQ in Pennsylvania. HeartSine sold products in 70 countries and was acquired by Physio-Control, Inc. in October 2015 and subsequently acquired by Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) in April 2016. Declan is entrepreneur in residence at Tyndall National Institute and is a Non-exec director, investor and advisor to several technology companies.