equipment manufacture to the highest quality at ICS Medical

We are the catheter people

ICS Medical Devices is an industry leading catheter technology engineering firm.

We take great pride and satisfaction from seeing our customers’ products enjoy great success in the field.

Beautiful landscape of Galway, Ireland. River and famous painted houses

We Operate Globally

Based in Galway, Ireland’s Medical device hub, ICS Medical Devices is centrally located to serve the medical device industry globally.

The ICS Medical Devices team are experienced engineers who combine industry knowledge, business acumen and innovative engineering techniques. Our Engineers are tooled with leading technology to support our customers’ catheter design, development, prototyping and manufacturing requirements.

about graphic ICS medical

We understand that our customers need rapid response rates, concise engineering input, engineer to engineer communication and the ability to react quickly to market opportunities.

ICS Medical Devices aim to be the preferred partner for international medical device companies who value exceptional engineering expertise and innovation. Our customers are our priority; we are committed to growing our business globally by enabling their success.

Prototype design review with ICS Medical team members

We have the know-how

ICS Medical Devices works predominantly with start-up and SME’s, providing a responsive and personalised service to suit the needs of emerging businesses.


Our ISO13485 certified Quality Management System is in place to ensure that our customers' requirements are achieved in a collaborative way to the highest of standards. ICS Medical Devices' Quality professionals have extensive knowledge in the application of standards across medical device development and manufacturing, and we have broad experience in product design including design control and design assurance for medical devices.

ICS Quality Capabilities

  • Product control and traceability through the design, development and manufacturing stages.
  • Problem solving and root causing, data-led decision making from early design through manufacturing stage of the product lifecycle.
  • Cleanroom and microbiological controls.
    Sterile packaging seal and packaging labelling.
  • Validations including IQ, OQ, PQ, PPQ, TestMethod development and TMV’s.
  • Design assurance and design control experience including design test strategies, Design Verification & Validation supporting our customer product approvals.
  • Risk management including DFMEA, PFMEA, Hazard Analysis etc.

Our values

Our brand values are a reflection of what our company stands for. They are the reason we exist and they guide us in all decision making.



maintain the highest standards in everything we do



to customers' success



in our approach



in all interactions


Work Hard

in pursuit of shared goals



in nurturing an idea to reality

Meet the team

Our leadership team is experienced and skilled in the medical device field. We appreciate the value of our customer and share their vision.

Seamus Fahey


CEO and founding member of ICS Medical Devices with over 20 years’ experience in contract design and manufacturing environment.

Seamus’ focus and commitment is always to successful outcomes for the customer.
Education  Primary degree B.Sc. Ind Biochemistry
M.Sc in Polymer Technology Diploma Project Mgmt

ExperienceLeading ICS Medical Devices since 2019. Director of Design in Creganna Medical for 17 years. Prior to that had shorter spells with MedNova (Irish startup acquired by Abbott), Mallinckrodt and Transitions Optical.

William Cannon

Design and Engineering

As Principal of Design & Engineering, William has over 15 years in the medical device industry bringing products through the design cycle.
William has a particular focus in early stage concept design and development.
Education B.Eng. Biomedical Engineering B.Sc Manufacturing Technology
Experience Joined ICS Medical Devices in June 2019. Prior to that a Staff Engineer at Creganna TE Medical for over 11 years. Previously worked for 2 years in Labcoat and 1 year in Respironics

Gonçalo Santos

Prototype & NPI

Prototypes & NPI Manager Goncalo has worked in progressive engineering roles for over 18 years, spanning from early stage prototyping through full design life cycle including ramp up for high volume manufacturing.
Education  B.Eng Industrial Engineering and Diploma Project Mgmt
Experience: Joined ICS Medical Devices in August 2019. Prototypes Engineering Manager in Creganna, TE Medical for 4 years. Prior to that Snr Engineer/Project Manager in Cambus Medical for 4 years and before that over 9 years in Creganna in various roles across manufacturing, design and NPI functions.

Matt Carty

Head of Operations

Joining the team in May 2023, Matt comes to ICS with over 20 years' experience in medical device operational roles. Matt focuses on scaling and growing volume while building a culture of continuous improvement and employee engagement.
Education B. Tech in Manufactuing Technology
Experience Matt spent 4 years as Associate Director of operations at ZimmerBiomet and 16 years with Creganna/ TE leading operations and engineering teams in early stage, ramp and high volume manufacturing.

Damien Higgins

Senior Projects Manager

Joining the team in September 2022, Damien's focus is on customer relationship management ensuring requirements are understood and the appropriate project management framework and processes are deployed as the projects moves through their respective life cycles.
Education  BSC in Polymer Engineering Master’s in Business Administration PMP Certified in Project Management
Experience: Damien comes to ICS with over 28yrs experience in the medical device industry holding senior positions Research and Development, Manufacturing and Project Management.

+ map hider

Find us

ICS Medical Devices is based in Galway, Ireland’s Medical device hub, so we’re centrally located to serve the medical device industry globally.

© Copyright ICS Medical Devices

© 2024 Copyright ICS Medical Devices

Privacy Policy

Cookie Policy


Contact us