HIHI is a national collaboration composed of founders, strategic and industry partners and alliance members. This creates a unified national approach to accelerate the development of health relevant industries.

Core to the continuing success and growth of HIHI is our National Oversight Group – the Government project team tasked with delivering HIHI, chaired by Dave Shanahan and comprised of:



Partnering agencies and institutions

Enterprise Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland, Health Research Board and IDA. Academic and Healthcare partners include NUI Galway, Trinity College Dublin, Munster Technological University, UCC, Tyndall Institute, HRB Clinical Research Facility Cork, Health Service Executive, Dublin Midlands Hospital Group, Saolta, South and South West Hospital Group, Living health Clinic Mitchelstown and Mallow Primary Healthcare Mallow.

Industry Partners

HIHI works with national industry partners representing industry sectors. These include the Irish Medtech Association, Health Technology Ireland, BioPharmaChem Ireland (BPCI), the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association (IPHA), Technology Ireland, Engineers Ireland, the Irish Small and Medium Enterprises Association (ISME), the Small Firms Association (SFA) and the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham).