Politics

Mark Redmond: Varadkar never failed to show up when it came to winning investment for Ireland

Leo Varadkar’s tenure as taoiseach coincided with remarkable levels of foreign investment even in the face of a series of daunting challenges

Martin Shanahan, chief executive, IDA; Fionnuala Meehan, vice-president and head of Google in Dublin; An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD and Gareth Morgan, vice-president of GoogleCloud Sales (right), at the official opening of Google’s offices in the Velasco Building in Grand Canal Dock, Dublin in 2018. Picture: Robbie Reynolds