Accelerate the design, development and deployment of the next wave of tiny, intelligent wireless sensors.

Our team has decades of experience in delivering industrial grade IoT hardware and firmware solutions to customers in healthcare, smart home and smart office markets.

The Way We Work

With combined experience of 100 years in networked embedded systems, machine to machine communications and wearable devices we work with customers to understand their needs and deliver leading edge solutions.  We employ best practice techniques for rapid prototyping and product design, iterative development and customer feedback cycles, validation and continual improvement.  We have a flexible and open approach that allows us to cater for the changing and fluid nature of many IoT projects.

Fintan McGovern

Fintan is CEO and Co-Founder at Firmwave. After 15 years serving as an Officer in the Irish Defence forces Fintan transitioned to the corporate world and completed an MBA at UCD Smurfit Business School. Since then he has held senior management positions at Simeio (Biometrics), Digicel Caribbean (telecommunications) and Kenmare Resources – Mozambique (Mining), where he led the change for growth across three different continents.

Adrian Burns

Adrian is CTO and Co-Founder at Firmwave with over 16 years’ experience delivering leading edge hardware and software solutions into medical/healthcare and smart buildings/energy vertical markets. He is a thought leader in his field and has co-generated 6 patents and co-authored several journal publications.  He is passionate about usage of technology for education/healthcare in underprivileged communities.

Ciaran Burns

Ciaran is CFO and Co-Founder at Firmwave.  He has run his own successful tax and accountancy practice for 17 years and has over 20 years’ experience working with SME’s ensuring excellent corporate compliance and prudent financial decision making. In particular, Ciaran is highly experienced in providing financial, taxation and business advisory services to individuals and businesses alike.

Maoiliosa O’Culachain

Maoiliosa  is  a  Non-  Executive  Chairman  of  the  Board  at  Firmwave.   He  is  an  entrepreneur  with  a track record in setting up businesses and possesses a strong network of contacts around the world.  He  has  held  several  executive  and  non-executive  director’s  roles  and  senior management  positions in companies including eircom and PwC.

Wassim Magnin

Wassim is a Senior Embedded Systems Engineer at Firmwave.  He has a master’s degree in electronics in communications systems and has extensive experience in the conception and design of low-power, multi-radio sensing platforms, wireless sensor networks design and deployment (Zigbee, Bluetooth Smart and 868MHz transceivers) and home automation and energy monitoring applications.  He enjoys soccer, dance/choreography, surfing and kayaking.

Marco Pietri

Marco is a Software Architect at Firmwave. He has a master’s degree in Physics and over 14 years’industry experience.  He has previously worked for telecommunications and professional services companies where he held the role of Software Team Lead and Senior Embedded Software Engineer.

Bartosz Boguszewicz

Bartosz is a Software Engineer at Firmwave based in Gdansk.  He graduated with a master’s degree in Automatics and Robotics from Gdansk University of Technology. He is experienced in low power embedded systems programming, architecture design and PC software and is very interested in process automation, continuous integration and agile programming. He enjoys bike riding, woodworking and acrobatics.

Mike Healy

Mike is a senior embedded engineer and lead IoT security engineer at Firmwave.  His achievements include a PhD in wireless sensor network security and he has over 13 years’ experience working in various roles from Firmware Team Leader to Test Engineer.He has been a key contributor to numerous published books, articles and international conference papers. His interests include kayaking, mountain biking, swimming and reading.

Bartosz Ziółek

Bartosz is a Senior Embedded Software Engineer at Firmwave based in Gdansk.  He holds a master’s in electronic systems and is a member of the CHIP scientific circle in Gdań sk University of Technology looking at the area of microelectronics and construction of unmanned, autonomous aeroplanes. He has over 9 years’ experience working in various roles as a software developer, test lead and embedded hardware and software lead.   His hobbies are electronics, Linux systems development on embedded devices, motor sports and travel.

Pawel Jarzewicz

Pawel is an Embedded Software and Hardware Engineer in Firmwave Gdansk.  He holds a master’s degree in engineering and has gained expert knowledge in e-paper TFT matrix and segmented display drivers and low power application design and implementation such as e-paper, NFC, UHF, Zigbee and GSM radio applications.  As a technical team lead he has been recognised for his achievements in robotics design and construction through many competitions and awards.  His hobbies include electronics and travelling

Mohammad Eskandari

Mohammad is a Software Developer at Firmwave.  He has several qualifications including a master’s degree in IT Management and holds certifications in cloud security, SQL 2010, CRM, MIS, ISO/IEC 27001:2005 to name but a few.  His previous work experience includes software development on payroll, accounting and HR systems as well as web design and technical support.

Caroline Macken

Caroline is a certified Project Manager with over 20 years’ experience working in multi-national, high-tech companies and 12 years’ project management experience. Having worked with some of the largest global corporations including Intel, Microsoft, Vodafone and BT she has managed a diverse project portfolio and has a background in technical implementation and business and systems analysis.  She enjoys reading, running and Zumba fitness.

Dominika Wojtkowiak

Dominika is an experienced office administrator at Firmwave with over 12 years’ experience and strong customer service skills. Dominika’s responsibilities include data management, office administration, time sheet administration, liaising with suppliers and supporting the Firmwave team.

Mariusz Ryndzionek

Mariusz is a software engineer at Firmwave based in Gdansk and holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering.  Experienced in programming in the small as well as in the large, he believes in a systematic approach to system design and is always pursuing higher levels of proficiency in cryptography, distributed systems and protocol design. He is a fan of Open Source and continuous integration. In his free time enjoys reading books and working out.

Kamil Gardziejczyk

Kamil is senior embedded software engineer based in Gdansk.  He holds a masters degree in microelectronic systems and computer control systems and has extensive experience in software dvelopment of of server platforms.  He is very passionate about electronic systems and embedded programming.  His intersts include history, reading, soccer and travel. 

Lukasz Drygiel

Lukasz is a highly experienced Technical Team Leader based in Gdansk.  He has held senior technical positions including Software Architect and Technical Lead on several power management architecture projects and has considerable experience in electronic signage/e-paper design and firmware design and implementation projects.  He holds a master’s degree in engineering and is qualified in Agile and SCRUM frameworks for project delivery.  His passions include leading change, photography and archery.