Róisín Burke

Róisín Burke

Roisin Burke is Senior Business Correspondent with The Sunday Business Post and pens the Week in Business column. Burke joined the newspaper in 2014 from the Sunday Independent, where she was a business reporter for the past four years. She previously worked at the Sunday Tribune and the Sunday Times. Burke holds a degree in Spanish and English from NUI Galway and a Masters in Journalism from the Dublin Institute of Technology.

Film boss chalks up expenses claims of nearly €40,000

Film boss chalks up expenses claims of nearly €40,000

Irish Film Board chief executive James Hickey spent in the region of €40,000 on hotels, taxis a...

Oaktree ramps up €1bn Dublin docklands plan

Oaktree ramps up €1bn Dublin docklands plan

Oaktree, the world’s biggest distressed asset investor, has set up what it calls a “regional...

Ronan and Mulryan wait for Nama’s Project Wave decision

Ronan and Mulryan wait for Nama’s Project Wave decision

Nama has asked for more information from some of the bidders on Project Wave, a docklands site w...

Billionaire Ross: Why I’m investing in Irish property

Billionaire Ross: Why I’m investing in Irish property

Tycoon Wilbur Ross plans to strike deals with Nama and the NPRF as part of a major investment strategy for Ireland

Credit union lobby group’s €100 million war chest

Credit union lobby group’s €100 million war chest

The body that represents most of Ireland’s credit unions will continue to build up its €108 m...

Title dispute over land at  five-star Lough Erne resort

Title dispute over land at five-star Lough Erne resort

A dispute over an alleged title claim related to lands at the five-star Lough Erne resort is set ...

Fastnet Oil confirms commitment to drilling

Fastnet Oil confirms commitment to drilling

Irish explorer Fastnet may issue a stock market statement clarifying its strategy this week after...

Fund backing New Beginning plan nears first mortgage deal

Fund backing New Beginning plan nears first mortgage deal

Arizun, the fund backing mortgage advocacy group New Beginning, is aiming to do a deal to buy its...

Who exactly is Arizun?

Who exactly is Arizun?

Who is the previously unheard of fund linked to last week’s data breach scandal at New Beginning?

Shares in Pathfinder Minerals soar after court victory

Shares in Pathfinder Minerals soar after court victory

A mining company backed by the Irish veteran exploration industry figure John McKeon saw its shar...

Ex Post Facto Special: Heating up in the hospitality industry

Ex Post Facto Special: Heating up in the hospitality industry

Newsmakers, newsbreakers: a look back at 2014

Galway tycoon’s firm sued by former partner

Galway tycoon’s firm sued by former partner

A British business partner of C&F Green Energy is pursuing the company in the High Court in a...

Watchdog extends  its inquiry into CapVest acquisition

Watchdog extends its inquiry into CapVest acquisition

The Competition Authority has escalated its investigation into Valeo Foods’ bid to buy coffee a...

Irish trader investigated in Swiss foreign exchange scandal

Irish trader investigated in Swiss foreign exchange scandal

Swiss authorities have written to Irish trader Niall O’Riordan, who is one of 11 people subject...

Reinvention for pharma chief with new $40m US venture

Reinvention for pharma chief with new $40m US venture

Unicare founder and Carr Communications chairman Fergus Hoban, who sold his pharmacy chain for mi...