North West Regional College, 78-80 Strand Rd, Derry/Londonderry, BT48 7AL

Cathal Ferry

Cathal is an Electronics and ICT Technical Consultant at the North West Regional College Business Support Centre. He provides mentoring and support to businesses in various sectors. Cathal keeps abreast with the latest technologies and trends and is able to embed this knowledge within the businesses he supports.

Cathal specialises in the areas of electronics engineering, embedded systems with experience in developing prototypes and PCBs. He also works in the area of ICT and cloud and has developed web and cross platform apps using technologies such as, C#, JavaScript, SQL, HTML, and Xamarin. Cathal has experience in hosting web apps and back ends online.  He has delivered projects utilising numerous funding models with businesses from various sectors. Cathal understands the importance of and prioritises the relationship between business and academia.

He graduated with a B.Eng in Embedded Design and an MS.c in Cloud Computing and has over 6 years’ experience in these areas. Cathal has worked for E+I Engineering as a systems engineer and various other start-ups. He has a wide range of skills and expertise and understands the importance of computing and electronic engineering to businesses. Cathal has been involved in many short- and long-term projects and has been key in the development of new product offerings.

Technical Consultant – Electronics & ICT
Telephone: 07436581257