kerrill thornhill, FOUNDER
Kerrill Thornhill is the company founder and CEO of MEG Support Tools. With over 20 years product development experience, Kerrill has scoped, designed and implemented digital solutions for hospitals in the U.K., Ireland, U.S. and Australia.
With specialty industry knowledge and expertise working with hospital staff, Kerrill leads the MEG team to create solutions for healthcare organisations day to day problems. Kerrill has a keen interest in how technology is being used to improve the delivery of health services for both patients and staff and leads the Dublin Health 2.0 chapter which highlights and supports startup innovation in healthcare.
peter clifford, chief operating officer
Since completing his MBA in INSEAD, France in 2002, Peter has been scaling businesses across Spain, France and Middle East. During this period, his remit involved hiring and building new teams, as well as rapidly growing customer acquisition with a particular focus on Sales, Marketing and Operations Management. His passion is winning new customers and driving loyalty by delivering excellence in customer experience. Peter has solid experience in People Management: hiring, coaching and motivating talented international staff. Peter speaks Arabic, French, and Spanish.
katie houghton, advisor
Katie is an experienced entrepreneur and business leader with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital and healthcare industry. Skilled in operations, business planning, sales and professional services she is a proven innovator with 17 years’ experience managing her own healthcare technology business.
Since 2000, Katie revolutionised workflow for infection prevention teams through designing the ICNet clinical surveillance technology and successfully delivering the solution globally to over 1,500 hospitals. Katie’s experience encompasses launching products, opening international markets as well as operational delivery and support of a complex technology across multiple continents.
ANGELA CUTHILL, creative director
After graduating with a Masters Degree in Sydney Australia, Angela relocated to Ireland in 2000 and has gained extensive experience in product development and branding; specialising within a creative SME native company environment. Angela’s most recent role has been as a creative and marketing lead at artysmarty, the Irish women’s jewellery brand, creating a portfolio collection as well as working with clients such as The Victoria & Albert Museum, The British Library, Kilkenny stores, The National Gallery and IMMA. Her role at MEG is focused on building a global brand for MEG's clinical tools platform of products and developing a strong customer base in Ireland and internationally.
MICHAL DABSKI, CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER
Michal is a passionate software engineer with 15 years experience who graduated from Dublin Institute of Technology first in class, and has won multiple awards and competitions during his study (Best Final Year Project, Games Fleadh). He has been part of MEG Support Tools team since 2013, currently overlooks the technical side of software projects as well as taking active part in software development as well. Michal is an avid cyclist, in his spare time he enjoys playing guitar, board games, traveling as well as tinkering on personal software projects, one of which is his game server Convoy Trucking.
Anna Gularska, customer success Manager
Anna holds a Master’s Degree from the Institute of Library and Information Science in Digital Libraries and has also completed postgraduate studies at the Faculty of Management, Computer Science and Finance. During her studies, Anna worked for the Scientific Information Dept. at Wroclaw University Library and since graduation, she has been working in the IT sector. During this time her roles have included e-commerce administrator for Medicsoft company and as an IT Support Engineer (User Authorization Support) with the Infrastructure and Operation Department for Volvo IT. Her experience also encompasses back-end software development, testing, application content management and project management. At MEG, her focus is on user experience and high standard, bug-free product development.
brian grieco, ux design
Brian’s design experience is rooted in minimalism and accessibility. He graduated from DIT’s M.Sc. in Creative Digital Media in 2017, and worked as a free lance web designer during his studies. He has recently joined the MEG Support Tools team and is currently in charge of designing new sections and features as well as overall marketing collateral design. He still develops personal websites as side projects, as well as a number of hybrid mobile apps, with the objective of creating a hybrid app through web technologies with a truly native feel and some innovative interactions. Brian understands the importance of visual communication, in his spare time he enjoys video games, fashion and full contact sports.
Edel Churchill, Head of Marketing
Edel Churchill graduated from the University of Manchester in 2001. A self-confessed tech geek, Edel enjoys working amongst cross-functional teams to bring great products to market.
Prior to MEG, Edel held a variety of demand generation and lead nurturing roles across startups and SMEs in the Middle East, aligning marketing strategy with business revenue objectives and building out systems for scaling growth.
Previous to that, she had a 10-year career in dentistry on the frontline of primary care (in both the UK (NHS) and in the Middle East) before retraining and successfully transitioning into healthcare and technology marketing.