Tom Lyons

Tom Lyons

Tom Lyons is Executive Editor of the Sunday Business Post. Lyons was previously senior business correspondent with The Irish Times, deputy business editor with The Sunday Independent and business editor of Newstalk. An award winning investigative journalist, he is the co-author of two books: ‘The FitzPatrick Tapes, the rise and fall of one man, one bank and one country’ and ‘Fingers, the man who brought down Irish Nationwide.’

Quinn jnr awarded €95k in unfair dismissal case

Quinn jnr awarded €95k in unfair dismissal case

Sean Quinn Junior has been awarded €95,000 by the Employment Appeals Tribunal, which found he w...

UPMC lost €96m as O’Brien bought Beacon

UPMC lost €96m as O’Brien bought Beacon

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre (UPMC), the American non-profit healthcare giant, rec...

How ProTek managed to stay under the radar

How ProTek managed to stay under the radar

The recent €25m sale of the Sligo-based medical devices firm to a company owned by the billionaire Koch brothers is the culmination of a long, slow journey by its determined founders

Central Bank’s €55k bill takes the biscuit

Central Bank’s €55k bill takes the biscuit

The Central Bank of Ireland has confirmed that it spent €55,000 on biscuits in 2014. The biscu...

Dublin gaming start-up attracts 80,000 users

Dublin gaming start-up attracts 80,000 users

l Platform adds 20,000 users a day since launch

Dinner with Bulgarians, then onto Prime Time

Dinner with Bulgarians, then onto Prime Time

Patrick Neary had no time for dessert as he went on national television to reassure the country

US-based Molex buys ProTek for €25m

US-based Molex buys ProTek for €25m

Molex, a multinational electronics maker which is owned by Koch Industries, the US’s second lar...

Topaz is preferred bidder for €1bn contract

Topaz is preferred bidder for €1bn contract

Billionaire tycoon Denis O’Brien’s Topaz chain has been named as the preferred bidder for a m...

Reality show spotlights Irish in Vancouver

Reality show spotlights Irish in Vancouver

Straywave Media, the Dublin-based media production company, is in talks with three of Canada’s...

Desmond revealed as nerd.com backer

Desmond revealed as nerd.com backer

‘Stealth’ start-up seeks talent

Intel catering staff warned of imminent layoffs

Intel catering staff warned of imminent layoffs

Gather & Gather, a subsidiary of London Stock Exchange-listed Mitie Group, has written to its...

From the archive: The great grandee

From the archive: The great grandee

Tom Lyons profiles Peter Sutherland

Quinn daughter seeks discovery of Anglo-Drumm correspondence

Quinn daughter seeks discovery of Anglo-Drumm correspondence

Aoife Quinn, the daughter of the former billionaire Sean Quinn, is seeking discovery of “multip...

Wearables firm Fitbit set to create 50 Irish jobs and grow its presence here

Wearables firm Fitbit set to create 50 Irish jobs and grow its presence here

Fitbit, a maker of wearable fitness tracking devices, which announced plans for an initial public...

O’Brien vs RTÉ: What should the station be allowed to broadcast?

O’Brien vs RTÉ: What should the station be allowed to broadcast?

Day one:Tuesday, May 12 Lawyers and box files packed the front, sides and rear of court number 2...