Saturday August 15, 2020

Wilbur Ross will ‘support Irish growth’ if in Trump’s cabinet

Billionaire backed Ireland during the crisis and has ‘detailed knowledge’ of Irish economy writes Tom Lyons

27th November, 2016
Wilbur Ross was a critical member of the consortium which invested €1.1 billion, rescuing Bank of Ireland

Billionaire Wilbur Ross, who is expected to become Donald Trump’s commerce secretary in the US, has been described by his Irish business partners as a “supporter of the Irish growth story”.

Nick Corcoran, cofounder of the Cardinal Capital Group which runs the €300 million WLR Cardinal Mezzanine Fund in a joint venture with Ross, told The Sunday Business Post: “The speculation regarding Wilbur Ross being nominated for a cabinet position in...

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