It’s the smart economy, stupid
The success of Stokes Bio, a University of Limerick spin-out company, can show the government how to foster its professed ideal of a smart, green economy
It was a company that went almost unnoticed during the ‘noise’ of the economic boom. In late 2005, as Stokes Bio was emerging from research at the University of Limerick, money was pouring into property.
Buildings and land were changing hands for record prices and Irish money was chasing apartments, hotels, shopping centres and offices across the globe.
The small university spinout was below the radar for most investors, but it struck a €1...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine