Ruairí Mac Síomóin Managing Director
A co-founder of Eolas Biosciences, Mr. Mac Síomóin received his M.Sc. from the Institute of Medical Science of the University of Tokyo and his B.Sc. from the Moyne Institute of Preventative Medicine at Trinity College, Ireland. His academic and industry research experience has been in the infectious disease and oncology areas.
Mr. Mac Síomóin worked for four years at Chugai Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. in Tokyo, where he had a wide range of responsibilities related to the development of new bio-therapeutics, regulatory applications and in-licensing of therapeutic molecules. More recently he served as Corporate Business Development Manager at Amersham Biosciences Japan (now GE Healthcare), creating new businesses for the Japanese market via strategic alliances with overseas drug discovery technology companies. Mr. Mac Síomóin has been resident in Japan for over 20 years.