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Mitchell O'Connor ‘impressed US investors’

PwC head defends embattled minister

Ian Guider

Markets Editor

6th November, 2016
Feargal O’Rourke, the managing partner at PwC

The managing partner of PwC in Ireland has defended enterprise and jobs minister Mary Mitchell O’Connor, and said US investors were impressed by her on a recent trade mission.

O’Connor’s performance has been under fire for a number of months. A plan raised by her to attract emigrants back to Ireland with a lower tax rate was shot down by the Taoiseach, while some TDs were critical of her in the wake of...

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