Our team has experience in the delivery of significant capital projects, leading global technology transfer programs, and the delivery of operational readiness and facility start-up leadership. We have experience of working both client-side and from within established consultancies.

Life Science Leadership

Barry Freyne

VP Operations & Project Execution

Barry Freyne is a Chartered Chemical Engineer and PMP qualified Project Manager with over 18 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical sector.

Barry has significant project and program management experience working on both consultancy and client-side roles in the design, construction, qualification, and start-up of new facilities.

Barry has an in-depth knowledge of client business needs and is experienced in end-to-end project and program delivery from early concept phases through to tech transfer, operational readiness, regulatory approval, and plant start-up activities.

Barry has strong technical ability with regards to biologics and oral solid dose.

John Rattigan

CEO Lafferty Life Science (MD Lafferty Group Co.)

John Rattigan is the Managing Director of Lafferty with over 25 years of experience.

John has extensive project experience in a wide variety of industry sectors particularly Retail & Mixed Use, high density Residential, Commercial, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, and Leisure Sectors. John brings particular expertise in carefully managing the key project interfaces and relationships with a core focus on ensuring value for money, quality and commercial success for our Clients.

John has played a significant role in the delivery of landmark projects including Dundrum Town Centre, Capital Dock, the Bord Gais Energy Theatre and the ESB Head office redevelopment.

Cormac Callaghan

SVP Strategy & Client Partnerships

Cormac Callaghan has 40 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical, biologics, gene therapy and mRNA Life Sciences Industry.

Cormac has been a senior executive with such firms as Amgen, Bristol Myers Squibb and Merck. He is a leading program and project management professional who has carried out significant assignments as a consultant for major pharmaceutical, biologics and advanced therapies medicinal (ATMP) products clients. Cormac listens carefully to the needs of the client and

in a calm manner formulates and frames agreed action plans to deliver on the business objectives. He provides insights in a measured but candid manner.

Meet The Team

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