Advisor, CEO and Non-Executive Director with over 20 years consulting, line management and boardroom experience.

Stephen works with leading industrial and healthcare businesses to transform corporate performance and productivity in a dramatic, tangible and sustainable way.

Stephen has created over $10bn in value via corporate turnarounds and operational improvement, while also saving thousands of industrial jobs. He has improved the quality of healthcare for millions, saving >80,000 years of life, doubling the performance of entire healthcare systems and generating >$5bn in value for national economies.

A leading thinker on how management practice drives corporate performance, his tools have been deployed in over 19,000 organisations across 35 countries. He is an international expert and author on management practice, productivity, and performance in both industrial and healthcare organisations.

For 30 years Stephen has worked with a range of charities focused upon improving the quality of life for the most vulnerable in society. He has received >20 awards and honours for his contributions to Engineering, Manufacturing, and Management Practice, including a knighthood for his charitable work.

Eur Ing Dr Stephen Dorgan GCHS BE ALM PhD CEng FIET FIoD FRAMI Chartered Engineer, Chartered Electrical Engineer, Dip IoD



2015 – 2016

Graduate Certificate, Strategic Management

Harvard University


2014 – Present


Institute of Directors


2014 – 2016

Master of Liberal Arts (A.L.M.), Management

Harvard University


2013 – 2013

Company Direction & Governance

Institute of Directors


2012 – Present


The Institution of Engineering and Technology


2003 – Present


Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland


2001 – Present

European Engineer



2000 – Present

Chartered Engineer

The Engineering Council


1997 – 1997

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Electronic Engineering and Biomedical Engineering

University College Dublin

Lower Undergraduate

1989 – 1993

Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Electronic Engineering

University College Dublin


Research Academic

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, U. of London

2021 – Present

Senior Partner

Partners in Performance

2019 – 2020

Board Trustee

The Russell Trust

2019 – 2022

Non Executive Board Member

Tullis Russell - Security & Speciality Coating

2017 – 2022

CEO & Advisory Board Member

BINZ Ambulance und Umwelttechnik

2015 – 2018

Board Member UCD Foundation

University College Dublin

2013 – Present

Advisory Board Member

WYSE International

2013 – 2014


McKinsey & Company

2012 – 2013

Partner, Senior Advisor & External Faculty

McKinsey & Company

1999 – Present

Marie Sklodowska Curie Fellow

Technical University Munich

1997 – 1999

Research Engineer

University College Dublin

1993 – 1997


Automated Assemblies Corporation

1993 – 1993

Design Engineer

Siemens Nixdorf AG

1991 – 1991