Dervilia Grimes

Dervilia brings to Primecore over 15 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry with specific expertise in technical transfer, process development and optimisation, systems validation and operational excellence. Dervilia has a BSc. in Industrial Biochemistry and a diploma in Project Management. More recently she completed a MSc in Strategy and Innovation from National University of Ireland, Maynooth where she also received the school of business overall best performance award. Dervilia has worked on a number of small and large scale start up facility projects providing innovative solutions in facility design and operational excellence to deliver projects to global regulatory standards.

She was directly involved in regulatory inspections with the HPRA and FDA. Dervilia is a certified trainer and lectures in pharmaceutical manufacturing, quality risk management and systems validation at diploma and degree level.


BSc. in Industrial Biochemistry
Diploma in Project Management
MSc in Strategy and Innovation