Enterprise Ireland Overview

  • Type
  • Economic Development Agency

  • Year Founded
  • 1998

Year Founded

  • Professionals
  • 4


  • Commitments
  • 40

Enterprise Ireland General Information


Enterprise Ireland is an economic development agency based in Dublin, Ireland. Established in 1998, Enterprise Ireland is a government organization responsible for developing and growing Irish enterprises in world markets to help them start, grow, innovate, and win export sales on global markets. The firm provides funding and support for companies from entrepreneurs with business propositions for high-potential start-ups to large companies. The firm also provides funding and support for college-based researchers to assist in developing, protecting, and transferring technologies into industry via licensing or spin-out companies. The board of directors governs the assets of the agency.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Funds
Institution Type
Economic Development Agency
Primary Contact
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Head of Information and Communications Technology, HPSU
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Corporate Office
  • East Point Business Park
  • The Plaza
  • Dublin D03 E5R6
  • Ireland
+353 (01) 000 0000

Enterprise Ireland Commitments (40)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000000 0000 00000000 00 Seroba Life Sciences Dublin, Ireland 2024 00000 0000-00-00
00000000 0000000 0000 0 Elkstone Dublin, Ireland 2023 00000 0000-00-00 0000
0000 000000 0000000 000 Sure Valley Ventures London, United Kingdom 2023 000.00
00000 00000000 00000 00 Delta Partners Dublin, Ireland 2022 0000-00-00
000 000000000 0000 & 00 Redesdale Group Dublin, Ireland 2022 000.00 0000-00-00 000.00
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Enterprise Ireland Mandates (1)

Fund Type Mandate Amount Announced Date Timeframe
Venture - General $68M 00-000-0000 20-Nov-2015 to 28-Feb-2016
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Enterprise Ireland Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

Enterprise Ireland Team (63)

Name Title Office
Leo Clancy Chief Executive Officer & Board Member Dublin, Ireland
Kathryn Whyte Chief People Officer & Head of Corporate Services Dublin, Ireland
Enda McDonnell Regional Director of Dublin Dublin, Ireland
Martin Corkery Regional Director, South & South East Dublin, Ireland
Tom Kelly Ph.D Divisional Manager of Cleantech, Electronics and Life Sciences & Member of the Business, Finance, and Growth Fund Committees Dublin, Ireland
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Enterprise Ireland Board Members (24)

Name Representing Role Since
Clodagh Cavanagh Enterprise Ireland Board Member 000 0000
Conor Hanley Ph.D Self Board Member 000 0000
Dave Shanahan Self Board Member 000 0000
David Shanahan Self Board Member 000 0000
Dónal Rooney Enterprise Ireland Board Member 000 0000
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Enterprise Ireland FAQs

  • When was Enterprise Ireland founded?

    Enterprise Ireland was founded in 1998.

  • Who is the CEO of Enterprise Ireland?

    Leo Clancy is the CEO of Enterprise Ireland.

  • Where is Enterprise Ireland headquartered?

    Enterprise Ireland is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

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