March 23, 2017
Danske Bank Export First: Company Visit with HeartSine Technologies
Venue:Heartsine Technologies, 203 Airport Rd W, Belfast BT3 9ED
Sponsor: Danske Bank
Enhance your export knowledge and be inspired through the success stories of experienced exporters
NI Chamber invites you to join us at the first Danske Bank Export First company visit of 2017 with one of Northern Ireland’s leading exporters, HeartSine Tecnologies.
Based in Belfast, HeartSine Technologies was founded by Professor John Anderson in 1997 and manufactures public access defibrillators. The company employs over 140 people in Belfast with a global distribution network servicing over 70 countries in 34 languages.
HeartSine Technologies was acquired by Stryker in April 2016 and is now part of Stryker Medical. Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies.
Delegates will hear the company’s export story from General Manager and Site Leader, Frank Flynn and learn how Heartsine Technologies grew the business in international markets to become a highly successful company attractive for acquisition. The team at Heartsine Technologies will also provide a tour of the facilities.
Frank Flynn, General Manager / Site Leader, HeartSine Technologies
About the Programme
In terms of global success, Northern Ireland companies have proven time and time again that they can punch well above their weight on the world stage through innovative thinking, quality products, effective strategies and sheer drive and determination.
Danske Bank Export First seeks to encourage and grow export activity in Northern Ireland through the inspirational stories and shared learning of these successful exporters.
New, aspiring and growing exporters have the opportunity to access leading business people, listen to how they have grown their businesses in international markets, and obtain advice on all aspects of commercial development through export.
The initiative involves a series of private dinners with leading exporters and a range of company visits that include a factory tour of the host company.
*Please note that places at this event are restricted to one person per company, preference will be given to export orientated member companies who would directly benefit from this type of support.*