Utility Week Live, 22nd - 23rd May 2018

Douglas Walsh

Douglas Walsh

director, OptoSci Ltd

Doug was a founding member of OptoSci Ltd in 1994 and has prime responsibility for the business management, sales & commercial operations. He has over 25 years experience in the photonics industry sector covering a wide variety of product, system development and commercialisation projects in optics, optoelectronics, fibre optics and gas sensing technology. Doug also has a strong technical background, with a PhD in Electronic Engineering from the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow and a BSc (Honours) degree in Physics from the University College Dublin, as well as having published numerous international scientific papers on photonics systems.

OptoSci Ltd. (www.optosci.com), founded in 1994, is a leading producer of innovative fibre optic based gas sensing systems for the international industrial gas detection market, as well as photonics education and instrumentation products for the worldwide academic and research marketplace.


The best industry exhibition I have ever been to. Thought provoking, interesting, good networking, with a positive feel to the whole event… it was excellent!

Jacob Tompkins OBE, Managing Director, Waterwise