Gillian Mimnagh

Director / Owner

Gillian Mimnagh, founder and owner, graduated in electronic engineering from the University of Limerick in 1985 and the Philips business school in 2004. The CEO of 2M Engineering spent 20 years working for Philips Centre for Industrial Technology (CFT) in various technical and managerial functions. 8 years as software developer and project leader, 3 years as product manager and leader of various software teams, responsible for defining, developing and standardizing software used in Philips production lines world wide. Multidisciplinary project leader of large innovative projects for among others, ASML, OCE and HP, having both technical and financial responsibility. 6 years as group leader of Sensors and Measurement, Industrial Optics and 2 years as department leader Mass Products & Technologies. Responsible for the creation of new products and business ideas, involving all aspects of new business development from customer contacts to creation of business plans, contacts with suppliers, technical responsibility and financial control. More recent functions within Philips were: Account Manager Consumer Electronics, member of the task force defining new business for Health & Wellness.
Holder of the 2004 Philips Laser Sensor Award for Innovation.