A sustainable solution

From Cork to Thailand, IT recycling firm Wisetek has experienced enormous growth

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent @emmetjryan
3rd July, 2016
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Sean Sheehan, Wisetek founder and chief executive Picture: Clare Keogh

A Cork-based firm has stolen a march on international rivals in the race to develop the sustainable technology sector.

Wisetek, which specialises in recycling and repurposing used hardware, is part of a growing sector that is finding business opportunities in environmental demands. Sustainable technology firms look to solve ecological issues in manners that offer greater value to their customers than conventional disposal means.

Cork-based Wisetek has grown from a one-person operation in 2007 to more...

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