Alan Kavanagh

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About Alan Kavanagh

Senior Analytics Researcher

Alan is a Senior Analytics Researcher with over 10 years of experience in the medical device and regulated manufacturing industry where he worked before joining the Data Analytics group in IMR in May 2021.


10 Years of Manufacturing Experience including the leading of new product / new specialised process projects in complex regulated environments.


  • Fleet Intelligence (Fleet Int.)


  • BA/BAI Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering
  • PhD in Advance Manufacturing + Process Simulation.

What motivates you at IMR?

Getting involved in collaborations with IMR, Irish and multi-national organisations to deliver transformational manufacturing and supply chain innovation via effective research partnerships.


Analytics – continuous process improvement, lead six sigma Black Belt, structure problem solving

Materials Science – casting, forging, 3D printing, heat treatment, material testing