Gerry McDermott and Colum Watters

Ideal Med was formed in 2010 by Gerry McDermott to offer an alternative choice for Surgeons looking for best quality in their products while incorporating additional value. Gerry was joined soon after by Colum Watters. Gerry and Colum have over 50 years combined experience in the orthopaedic sector in both senior executive positions and on-the-ground sales roles. This experience provided the know-how to bring to market products that could compete with market leading brands and also offer additional innovation and value.

Ideal med is proud to have grown their team with a number of highly experienced orthopaedic sales and marketing professionals who are able to provide specialist technical expertise


Ideal Med are always looking to partner with innovative brands who have a passion for developing and bringing to market next generation solutions for both patients and surgeons. If you believe you have a product that would be of interest to Ideal Med please do get in contact with us.


Finance and Office Manager

Jenni O’Brien

Jenni O’Brien is our Finance and Office Manager. Jenni has worked for Ideal Med for four years. She started her career with us as a Finance assistant and has worked in a number of different finance rolls over the past eleven years, gaining the appropriate qualifications along the way. Jenni manages our office-based team, covering Finance, customer service and operations.

Sales and Marketing Director

Stewart Fraser

Stewart Fraser is our Sales and Marketing Director responsible for the UK and Ireland. Overseeing the field based sales team, Stewart is responsible for budgets, sales strategy and business growth and all aspects of marketing. With over 7 years' experience working in the customised and complex arthroplasty sector he joined us in 2017.

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