Irish tech start-ups now ‘as cocky and confident as the kids over in Silicon Valley’

Ireland’s start-up culture is changing, according to industry veteran Patrick Mee, but more capital is needed if we’re really to compete with our California cousins

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
17th January, 2015
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The type of jobs coming to Ireland from multinationals are changing the start-up culture, according to one of Ireland’s leading software engineers.

Patrick Mee, vice-president of engineering at advertising software firm AdRoll, told The Sunday Business Post that the roles available in the latest wave of multinational jobs will provide a spark to local start-ups.

Mee, who has 20 years experience in senior management roles across businesses in Silicon Valley, said the types...

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