Mark Brennan

Mark Brennan

Former An Post fraudster to help SMEs spot trouble

Former An Post fraudster to help SMEs spot trouble

Tony O’Reilly, the former An Post branch manager who stole €1.75 million from his employers t...

Profile Ciarán Mulligan: Blue is the colour

Profile Ciarán Mulligan: Blue is the colour

Factfile Name: Ciarán Mulligan Age: 46 Appearance: Smart (no tie but 3 piece and pocket square)...

Profile of Richard Caring: For love of Ivy

Profile of Richard Caring: For love of Ivy

The most eagerly awaited restaurant opening in many years in Dublin is just days away and there appears to be a healthy appetite for high-end glitz in the capital with The Ivy Dawson Street reporting thousands of bookings before the new eatery even opens its doors

Vast majority of Irish firms bracing for Brexit – survey

Vast majority of Irish firms bracing for Brexit – survey

A poll of Irish businesses has found that 85 per cent of them are actively addressing the prospec...

Ireland’s UrbanVolt signs €55m funding deal

Ireland’s UrbanVolt signs €55m funding deal

Deal will fund company’s international expansion

Pressure mounts on Bank of Ireland

Pressure mounts on Bank of Ireland

Bank chief tells Oireachtas Finance Committee it needs to reduce exposure further and “more quickly”

‘The horse racing industry is vital to the national economy’

‘The horse racing industry is vital to the national economy’

Irishman Edmond Mahony was a busy man last week. As chairman of Tattersalls, the oldest bloodstoc...

Nearly 10 million cases of Irish whiskey sold globally

Nearly 10 million cases of Irish whiskey sold globally

Russia emerges as Irish whiskey’s fastest growing market

Tax hotel rooms to preserve Vat cut, says Hodson Bay boss

Tax hotel rooms to preserve Vat cut, says Hodson Bay boss

The chairman of the Hodson Bay Group believes a ‘one size fits all’ approach to Vat in the ho...

Some people like to look at racehorses. I spend my spare time looking at sites

Some people like to look at racehorses. I spend my spare time looking at sites

By his own admission, Hodson Bay Group founder John O’Sullivan ‘kind of wandered into the hotel business’, but there’s nothing haphazard about the way he has operated since then

Profile of Roman Abramovich: A stamp of disapproval

Profile of Roman Abramovich: A stamp of disapproval

The proxy war raging between Moscow and the West has put Russia’s most well-known oligarch and famously media-shy Chelsea FC owner Roman Abramovich firmly in the international headlines

Loan sale respite for split mortgage holders

Loan sale respite for split mortgage holders

Lender will continue to engage with the regulatory authorities on the classification and treatment of split mortgages

Profile of Oleg Deripaska: The oligarch of Askeaton

Profile of Oleg Deripaska: The oligarch of Askeaton

The billionaire is one of seven Russian oligarchs targeted for sanctions by the US Treasury Department, which claims the tycoons were profiting from a Russian state engaged in 'malign activities' around the world

Irish tech firms raise €332m in funding

Irish tech firms raise €332m in funding

Lack of seed investments raises concern

Profile: Roll out the Sorrell

Profile: Roll out the Sorrell

The founder and chief executive of WPP shocked the business world last week when he announced his resignation after a whistleblower complaint concerning his personal conduct and his use of company funds