Damien Gallagher (Chair) Seagate, Executive Director of Engineering
Executive Director of Engineering at the Seagate Technology facility in Derry. Damien joined the company in 1994, and has held a number of positions in process engineering, technology transfer, product analysis and Six Sigma business improvement. Since 2004 he has led the Process Engineering team of around 200 scientists, engineers and technicians engaged in product development and volume manufacturing of recording heads for computer hard drives.
His organisation includes the Factory Control Systems group, chartered with the development and application of advanced business intelligence techniques for Seagate’s manufacturing processes.
Damien holds a BSc in Electronic Engineering and Physics from Loughborough University of Technology and a MSc Electronics from Queens University.