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.

‘No one has touched him in terms of pure, fresh-faced originality’

‘No one has touched him in terms of pure, fresh-faced originality’

John Reynolds had been in a particularly creative phase in recent times with the success of Electric Picnic challenger All Together Now and this weekend’s innovative indoor festival Metropolis

Copyright row simmers between two big Temple Bar venue owners

Copyright row simmers between two big Temple Bar venue owners

Owners of Temple Bar pub and the Button Factory argue over rights to Temple Bar name

Patrick Collison defends Stripe in San Francisco tax row

Patrick Collison defends Stripe in San Francisco tax row

The Limerick-born founder of the $20 billion payment firm has voiced his opposition to a 0.5 per cent tax aimed at helping to ease a severe homelessness problem in the city

€4 million Mayo IDA facility vacant for almost a year

€4 million Mayo IDA facility vacant for almost a year

The Advanced Technology Building on Breaffy Road in Castlebar, which extends to 26,000 square feet with room for further expansion, has been fitted out and ready since February 2018

Comers salvage Galway United investment after Saudi deal fails

Comers salvage Galway United investment after Saudi deal fails

The Comer developer brothers are putting millions into Galway United Football Club after investme...

Róisín Burke on Business

Róisín Burke on Business

Niall Harbison’s maritime memories of a Microsoft mogul with a big heart

Cartoon Saloon wins offers for €7.5 million new series

Cartoon Saloon wins offers for €7.5 million new series

Cartoon Saloon, the award-winning Kilkenny animation force has several offers for its latest proj...

Developers’ sons hook up for upscale real estate projects

Developers’ sons hook up for upscale real estate projects

John Dunne, son of the erstwhile ‘Baron of Ballsbridge’ developer Seán Dunne has joined the ...

Profile of David McCourt: The Irish connection

Profile of David McCourt: The Irish connection

Who is the man seeking to spearhead the biggest piece of national connectivity infrastructure since electrification, bringing high speed broadband to 540,000 homes and businesses in areas of critical need around Ireland?

Judge grants freezing order over Vikings makers’ assets as court battle rages on

Judge grants freezing order over Vikings makers’ assets as court battle rages on

Film and TV producers Morgan O’Sullivan and James Flynn are locked in a bitter dispute with fellow shareholders in Octagon Films

Róisín Burke on Business

Róisín Burke on Business

Greg Kavanagh, the ‘Ronaldo’ of the property market, has a plan he believes can put the housing shortage to rights

Goodman company is state’s biggest landlord

Goodman company is state’s biggest landlord

Remley takes in a rental income of over €8 million a year from office space rented to government departments, an analysis by The Sunday Business Post shows

Building on family tradition: Elliot behind new €30m hotel

Building on family tradition: Elliot behind new €30m hotel

Mark Elliott, a member of the P Elliott developer family that was at one time a €300 million ho...

Clerys sale nets upwards of €7 million for dealmaker Foley

Clerys sale nets upwards of €7 million for dealmaker Foley

The sale price is more than double the €29 million Natrium, a consortium involving Foley’s D2 and British fund Cheyne Capital, paid to US group Gordon Brothers three years ago

Competition body deepens inquiry into MCD takeover by LN-Gaiety

Competition body deepens inquiry into MCD takeover by LN-Gaiety

The competition watchdog has deepened its investigation into the planned takeover of concert prom...