John Wall - Industrial Tech

Founder / CEO at Adalgo



Current location


Work category

IT and Technology



A successful entrepreneur with a background in engineering, industrial technology, project and executive management. Worked in EMEA with Kentz in the 80s/90s. Founded GxP Systems in 1997 (acquired by NASDAQ quoted Stericycle in 2015). Other professional experience includes non-exec directorships, mentoring of start-ups & entrepreneurs, voluntary service to the industry as director of it@cork 2009-14.

Currently leading Adalgo, formulating digital strategy for Utilities & Manufacturers

John Wall's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

Adalgo - Founder / CEO

Digital strategies for Utilities & Manufacturers

2009 - Present

Assorted - Investor / Adviser / Mentor / Board member

Served a variety of startups, distressed companies, industry bodies with mentorship roles & interim executive assignments

Key Skills
automation data Data Management FDA Software Development
1997 - 2015

GxP Systems - CEO & Chairman (Founder)

Founded GxP Systems in 1997, led as CEO/Chairman until acquired by Stericycle in 2015.
GxP Systems served global clients in Medtech, Pharma & Biotech with regulatory compliance and validation services for their manufacturing & supply chain systems.

Key Skills
Biotech pharmaceutical Project Management Supply Chain Validation
1985 - 1995

Kentz - Engineering & Management

Joined in 1980 as Engineering student, left in 1995 having worked in engineering & construction, project management, business development & executive management roles in a variety of EMEA locations.

Key Skills
automation Business Development construction DCS EMEA engineering general management Project Management

John Wall's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - Executive Education

Stanford University Graduate School of Business


Masters/PostGrad - Control Systems

Imperial College London


Bachelor/Degree - Electrical & Electronic Engineering

University College Cork


second level/high school education -

Templemore CBS, Co. Tipperary