Thursday July 9, 2020

Personality clash that led to the Indo’s long goodbye

INM’s acquisition by Mediahuis is a sad end for a company with more than a century of history behind it

Ian Guider

Markets Editor

30th June, 2019
The board of Independent News & Media at its egm last June PIc: Fergal Phillips

And so, after more than 100 years of history, Independent News & Media’s life as an Irish-owned newspaper company came to an unglamorous and anti-climatic end in a nondescript hotel just past Dublin Airport last Wednesday morning. There are a few more technical hurdles to overcome, but that is pretty much the last we’ll see of INM as a public company. Towards the end of the year, it will pass into the hands of the...

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