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Med-Tech Innovation | August 26, 2021

Qualio launches Design Controls for medical device quality management

Qualio — a cloud quality management system software for the entire life sciences ecosystem — has announced Design Controls for medical device and software as a medical device (SaMD) companies.


Qualio | August 25, 2021

Qualio Introduces Design Controls, a New Product To Help Medical Device Companies Launch and Scale Life-Saving Products

Design Controls brings product development and quality management together in one simplified and traceable cloud-based quality management system

Forbes | July 21, 2021

Digital Health Funding Blasts Off And Showcases Promise Of Platforms

Quality management system platform for life sciences that recently secured $50M Series B funding round led by Tiger Global. Qualio is building out a network of partners in addition to its Life Sciences clients, seeking to leverage these relationships to establish Qualio as the commonly accepted protocol for quality management. 


Slice of Healthcare | July 7, 2021

A Conversation with Robert Fenton, Founder & CEO at Qualio

“Qualio takes the pain out of quality management and regulatory compliance for the entire Life Sciences ecosystem.”


ThinkBusiness | June 17, 2021

How Irish-born Qualio is powering a global life sciences revolution

The next Irish unicorn? Robert Fenton believes the life sciences industry globally is going through a once-in-a-generation transformation and he has made sure to be part of it. He started Qualio in Ireland in 2012 and moved it to San Francisco where it now works with 250 life sciences companies worldwide to safely bring products to market.


Forbes | May 25, 2021

This Cloud Startup Raised $50 Million To Help Biopharma Companies Automate Quality Control

“Everything we do is to support enabling teams to launch and scale life saving products,” says Fenton. “We do that by solving for the biggest data fragmentation problem that these companies have, which is their quality data. It's fragmented across different teams, tools, departments, locations, and we bring it all together in our product.” 


Qualio | May 25, 2021

Qualio Secures $50 Million in Series B Funding To Help Innovative Life Sciences Companies Unite Speed with Quality

Less than one year since the announcement of their $11 million Series A, Qualio — the trusted cloud quality management system software for the entire life sciences ecosystem — today announced their $50 million Series B funding round led by Tiger Global.


ThinkBusiness | May 27, 2021

Irish-founded cloud business Qualio raises 50m

San Francisco-based Qualio, founded in Ireland by Robert Fenton in 2012, works with 250 life sciences companies worldwide to safely bring products to market.


The Irish Times | May 25, 2021

Irish-founded software company Qualio raises $50m in funding

Qualio, a software company founded and led by Irishman Robert Fenton, has raised a further $50 million (€40.8 million) in funding less than a year after securing $11 million from investors.


Irish Independent | May 25, 2021

Cork entrepreneur Robert Fenton raises €41m for cloud life sciences company Qualio

Qualio, the cloud life sciences company founded by Corkman Robert Fenton, has raised $50m (€40.8m) in a Series B funding round.

It brings to $63m (€51.4m) the total raised by the pharmacist who now runs the online quality management firm from San Francisco.


Silicon Republic | May 25, 2021

Irish-founded Qualio raises $50m for life sciences software

Less than a year after its last funding round, the software start-up led by Irishman Robert Fenton has raised fresh funds.

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Irish Independent | July 24, 2020

The Big Tech Show: How I raised €10m in 3 months of lockdown

But how on earth did Corkman Robert Fenton, founder of life science data management firm Qualio, do it?

San Francisco Business Times | July 21, 2020

Why Bay Area startups are getting slammed seeking seed and early stage investments

In part, the inability to meet face-to-face with investors and VCs is playing a huge role, say investors, providing context to these funding figures.

mobihealthnews | July 21, 2020

NowRx's online pharmacy crowdfunds $20M, Activ Surgical closes $15M and more digital health funding news

Qualio – a quality management system built for medical devices...

Think Business | July 17, 2020

Irish-led software company Qualio secures $11m investment

Qualio was founded in 2012 by Irishman Robert Fenton before he decided to move the company’s headquarters to San Francisco.


Silicon Republic | July 17, 2020

Irish-founded software start-up Qualio closes $11m in Series A funding

Enterprise start-up Qualio, which has bases in Dublin and San Francisco, has secured Series A funding to boost its international presence.
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RTÉ | July 17, 2020

Irish start-up Qualio closes $11m funding round

Irish founded start-up Qualio has announced the close of a $11m Series A funding round led by Storm Ventures. 


The Irish Times | July 16, 2020

Irish-founded software company Qualio raises $11m

Qualio, a software company founded and led by Irishman Robert Fenton, has raised $11 million (€9.6 million) and intends to create a large number of jobs locally...

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Press Release | July 16, 2020

Qualio Secures $11 Million in Series A Funding

Qualio the first cloud quality management system for all Life Sciences companies, today announced the close of a $11 million Series A funding...

TIME | March 13, 2020

The Coronavirus Is Making Us See That It's Hard to Make Remote Work Actually Work

I am observing what may be the future of work in a San Francisco skyscraper, watching as a transparent...

Valence Advisory | March 11, 2020

Build a High-Performance Distributed Team by Choice (Not Necessity)

Today's guest is Robert Fenton, Founder and CEO of Qualio. Qualio provides the tech-driven...

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