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Breakfast Business with Joe Lynam

IDA Chief Executive Michael Lohan speaks with to Newtalks Joe Lynam on Breakfast Business
24 minute read
Published 24/07/2023

IDA Ireland CEO Michael Lohen speaks to Cliff Taylor about the key challenges attracting new investment to Ireland

IDA chief executive Michael Lohan tells us how housing, energy supply and a ready pipeline of new talent are needed to keep Foreign Direct Investment flowing into the country.
50 minute read
Published 29/06/2023

Bloomberg Live, 13 March 2023

IDA Ireland interim CEO Mary Buckley says Ireland's resiliency is strong with new foreign direct investment creating a value proposition.
Published 15/03/2023

New York Stock Exchange, New York, 13 March 2023

The New York Stock Exchange welcomes our Interim CEO, Mary Buckley to speak about the strong business and cultural connections between Ireland & US, and the significant presence of American companies in Ireland over past 50 years in the country.
Published 15/03/2023

Bloomberg Radio, New York, 13 March 2023

On her final stop in New York for St Patricks Day 2023, Interim CEO Mary stopped by Bloomberg Business Week to talk to Carol Massar about the global tech environment, Ireland’s stability and resilience, continued growth and of course, our strong and lasting relationships with US multinationals. Listen from 21:10.
Published 14/03/2023

Martin Shanahan on leaving IDA Ireland: “I’m happy with the progress that we’ve made”

The outgoing CEO speaks to Cliff Taylor about his decision to leave IDA Ireland
40 minute read
Published 14/07/2022

Making the Future of Work More Inclusive

IDA Ireland VP of B2C technology Gemma Allen writes for Nasdaq on the fundamental shifts we will begin to face in the workplace as we move to a new hybrid working world.
Published 06/07/2022

Buzzworthy Takeaways from the 2022 RSA Conference (

Our VP of Technology and Business Services Karen Healy writes a review of the 2022 RSA Conference, for the International Society of Automation’s Cybersecurity Alliance blog.
Published 06/07/2022

Bloomberg Radio, Davos, 23 May, 2022

The war in Ukraine, rising inflation and Brexit are all impacting business in Europe. These issues also affect foreign direct invesment in Ireland. Martin Shanahan is the chief executive officer of IDA Ireland, the Irish government agency in charge of attracting foreign direct investment. Shanahan spoke with Bloomberg's Caroline Hepker and Stephen Carroll about the issues his agency is facing.
Published 02/06/2022