Working together to grow the impact of the Irish AgriTech industry

Ireland’ s AgriTech cluster is a coming together of industry, academics, and government to unlock new opportunities and deliver growth to this important sector. This new initiative is part of a national approach led by Enterprise Ireland through the Regional Technology Clustering Fund (RTCF) to support the growth of SMEs across multiple sectors. Munster Technological University (MTU) Kerry is the base for the AgriTech cluster whose goal is to establish, build and maintain a cluster of AgriTech companies from across Ireland to drive AgriTech SME productivity, competitiveness, and internationalisation.

Do you have AgriTech related plans to?

  • Grow your business significantly
  • Focus on research and development
  • Launch new products
  • Enter new markets
  • Develop your team
  • Support AgriTech industry growth

Working together we can:

  • Address skills shortage
  • Make AgriTech jobs more attractive
  • Improve productivity
  • Be more innovative
  • Pool resources
  • Eliminate fragmentation
  • Unlock new markets

Educational Outreach Manager

Kieran O’Donoghue

An experienced engineer with a proven track record in leadership.

My background is in an engineering environment within the manufacturing industry where I have worked for more than 20 years in a variety of engineering and management roles. During this time, I gained a wealth of experience in all aspects of business, particularly with the leadership of teams to deliver critical business objectives in the areas of new product introduction, process development, validation, realising technical innovations, and continuous improvement.

I have an honours degree in electronics, a master’s degree in project management and I am a qualified six sigma black-belt.

My role is to support cluster development and facilitate the coming together of AgriTech companies on collaborative projects.

I am looking forward to working with many new contacts.

Get in touch to explore new opportunities in AgriTech.

Our mission: Enhance the ability of Ireland’s AgriTech industry to grow and internationalise

The AgriTech industry cluster is an initiative of Munster Technological University (MTU) Kerry, funded through Enterprise Irelands Regional Technological Clustering Fund (RTCF) and supported by the Government of Ireland.

Part of a growing network of industry led clusters in Ireland.