‘A cup of coffee can lead to a great long-term partnership’

Each week, we profile one of Ireland’s corporate leaders, tracing their career to date and exploring the lessons they have learned. This week, we meet George O’Connor of Enterprise Rent-A-Car Ireland

19th February, 2017
George O’Connor, managing director of Enterprise Rent-A-Car Ireland Picture: Fergal Phillips

George O’Connor is managing director of Enterprise Rent-A-Car Ireland. The US company launched in the Irish market in 1997 and has 25 branches around the country employing 200 people. Enterprise Rent-A-Car was established in 1957 by the Taylor family in St Louis, Missouri. It has a global fleet of 1.9 million vehicles.

Tell us about your career to date.

I am a graduate of marketing and business from the Dublin Institute of Technology.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years

More Business Tom Maguire 8 months ago

The Daily Briefing

The Daily Briefing