Dr Karen Griffin


Commercialisation Executive

John Hume Building
3rd Floor
(01) 474 7616


Dr Karen Griffin joined the office as a Commercialisation Executive in 2015, and is focused on identifying commercial funding opportunities, in addition to working on all aspects of technology transfer from invention disclosure through to spin-off’s. Karen also provides technology transfer support to our consortium partner, Athlone IT.
Karen obtained a Ph.D. from the School of Medicine, UCD in 2011 and subsequently went on to complete a Master’s in Business with UCD Smurfit School of Business. She has previously worked with The Centre for BioNano Interactions (CBNI), where her responsibilities included managing all aspects of research grants, technology transfer and business development.