Gerard Maguire

Gerry is a general partner at Atlantic Bridge Ventures and has over 25 years experience in the electronics industry with deep knowledge of the semiconductor, mobile, and software sectors. Prior to joining Atlantic Bridge, he was vice president and general manager of the wireless business unit at Parthus Technologies, with responsibility for engineering, business development and product marketing. Gerry developed and executed the strategy for a diverse product portfolio, which included Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and GPS technologies, and was responsible for managing a large organization with design centers in the U.K., U.S. and Ireland.

Gerry is currently a director of Accuris and acts as an observer on the boards of Movidius, Ozmo Devices, FieldAware and Sophia. He also sits on the U.K. and Ireland Tech Tour Selection Committee. He was previously a director of GloNav and BridgeCo. Gerry has extensive international business experience with blue-chip customers and has developed several strategic partnerships in the U.S. He also has significant merger and acquisition experience. Prior to joining Parthus, Gerry held several technical and managerial positions at Philips in the U.K. and Ireland, and also worked with Texas Instruments in France. He holds a degree in electronic engineering from Trinity College Dublin.