Gavan Drohan is a seasoned entrepreneur and technology expert with a career spanning 25 years. He has a reputation for driving innovation and delivering on commercial targets. His expertise ranges from developing innovative strategies to delivering operational excellence in various leadership roles, from startup founder to corporate executive. He has a keen eye for mobile application development, digital advertising, and product management.
Drohan earned a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science from Dublin City University and also studied Engineering at Waterford Institute of Technology. He holds an impressive track record of successful deployments of new technologies and solutions for several companies. Drohan has worked for various organizations, including Blackstone Launchpad, Smart Dublin, Digital Reach Group, Motorola, and more. He is a former COO & Co-Founder of Red Planet Ventures, which has since been acquired by Deloitte.
Currently, he serves as Head of Entrepreneurship at Tangent, Trinity's Ideas Workspace, and formerly Head of Student Entrepreneurship at Trinity College Dublin. Drohan is an advisor at TechIreland and is well-known for his expertise in innovation strategies, technology startups, and acceleration.