O’Brien adds to his mobile millions

In the process of buying out and taking control of his firm Digicel, entrepreneur Denis O’Brien is betting the ranch that the company will continue its exponential rate of growth, writes Gavin Daly.

17th February, 2007

When telecoms entrepreneur Denis O’Brien addressed a gathering of entrepreneurs last month, few people could have known that he was giving an insight into plans for his mobile phone business.

In a wide-ranging talk to former finalists in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards, O’Brien shared his thoughts on the challenges and opportunities of doing business. In his concluding comments, he urged the entrepreneurs present to take advantage of good...

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