Founder and CEO Crest Solutions
Since its founding in 1998, Frank Madden has been dedicated to growing the company to be the leading provider of vision engineering and traceability solutions and services to regulated manufacturing and packaging industries worldwide. An expert in the field of vision engineering, Frank previously played an integral role in the team responsible for manufacturing at Apple Computers in Ireland. He also worked in an engineering and manufacturing capacity at Concurrent Ltd. and Alps Electric.
Frank is a graduate of both the Cork and Sligo Institutes of Technology where he studied Electronic Engineering. His success and that of the company has been acknowledged through a number of awards and initiatives, most recently in 2015 when Frank was a finalist in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year programme.
About Crest Solutions
Crest Solutions provides machine vision inspection and traceability solutions to packaging and manufacturing sites in regulated industries such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices and food and beverage. Together with Italian partner Antares Vision, Crest Solutions offers the world’s leading solution to achieve compliance with legislation on pharmaceutical anti-counterfeiting. Headquartered in Little Island, Cork, Crest Solutions currently employees 100 people across 5 locations in Ireland, the UK, Benelux and Scandinavia.