About Dr Rory Mooney
Rory has held senior engineering roles with two large medical devices companies over the last 20 years, initially as a principal engineer with 8 years experience at Lake Region Medical, New Ross, Co Wexford, Ireland. In 2006 he joined Stryker Innovation, EMEA for 4 years as an Innovation Project Manager commercialising new technologies.
He gained vast experience with Stryker in this role, which included key areas such as project management, patenting, OEM distribution agreements with commercial partners, CE marking and CE technical file generation, surgical liaison for innovation team and budgetary management of new product developments.
During this time the Stryker Innovation team successfully launched over 100 special purpose orthopaedic instruments and Rory negotiated and finalised 4 OEM distribution agreements for the supply and manufacture of Oasys® spinal implants to the Stryker Spine division.
In addition, Rory has been a part time lecturer in Mechanical Design and Medical Device Design at the University of Limerick for the past number of years.