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31st October, 2009

John Teeling is the founder and chairman of Cooley Distillery.

He set up his whiskey distillery in Ireland in 1987, making it the first new whiskey distillery in Ireland for more than 100 years. Last year, the company had profits of €3.3 million.

The 63-year-old entrepreneur also has a strong interest in the natural resources sector, and has founded nine stock exchange-listed companies during his career. He currently chairs six of these companies, including African Diamonds, which...

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