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Mr. Tadhg Blommerde

Mr. Tadhg Blommerde
Applied Researcher/PhD Candidate

Tadhg graduated from Waterford Institute of Technology in 2012 with a first class honours from the Bachelor of Business Studies (Hons.) degree programme. He then immediately commenced his PhD work on a capability maturity model for service innovation, under the supervision of RIKON’s Dr. Patrick Lynch. Tadhg’s PhD work focuses on the measurement and targeted improvement of the processes associated with innovation in services. Currently, he is the youngest PhD candidate at RIKON and brings a great deal of new energy, ideas, and enthusiasm to the work.

Tadhg is an active part of the academic research support team and informs how commercial projects are delivered through the application of contemporary research. His interests include innovation management frameworks, business process modelling, service design, and the practical application and dissemination of research to businesses.