Start-Ups

Exclusive: Planning begins for state hub to back Irish start-ups

Enterprise Ireland and Department of Enterprise holding consultations on plan modelled on a hugely successful French incubator

The proposed hub would be similar in nature to Station F, the hugely successful French tech incubator. Picture: Bloomberg

The government is proposing the establishment of a national incubator to fuel Irish innovation, the Business Post has learned.

Consultations will be held with key players in the Irish start-up and entrepreneurship ecosystem about the plans which Enterprise Ireland claims will "position Ireland as one of the leading countries in the world to start and scale global business.”

The hub would be similar in nature to Station F, the hugely successful French tech incubator that ...