Andrew Parish

Partner, IP Activation Group

Andrew Parish is an experienced CEO, director, entrepreneur, fundraiser and business developer, with over 20 years experience in a variety of areas including energy, environment, innovation, new product development and business management. As a consultant he interfaces between corporate, start-up, public sector and university communities. He is a former CEO of Wavebob and founded Applied Innovation Ireland, an applied research consultancy focused on enabling companies to scale their business through technical and commercial innovation. Andrew has served as an expert on sustainable energy strategies to Irish government agencies and associations, including Forfás, IDA Ireland, and eircom. He served as Unit Leader with the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland for six years, working with the largest industrial energy users in Ireland.