Report finds 93pc of businesses lose data at some point; 13pc never recover it
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02.09.2015 Fergus Clancy has been appointed executive chairman of Mater Private Healthcare Group, having previously been its group CEO.
01.09.2015 Focusing on entrepreneurship and supporting businesses in scaling up and creating jobs, the fourth Global Irish Economic Forum is to take place in Dublin from 19 to 21 November.
Report finds 93pc of businesses lose data at some point; 13pc never recover it
Will provide appliances and carry out fundraising
Motorists to get loans of up to £50,000 for electric and plug-in vehicles
Dingle was last year's winner
New roles to boost customer relations and marketing strategy on global scale
21.08.2015 This compares with €13.3bn in May 2015 and deficit of €2.4bn in June 2014.
20.08.2015 Martina McDermott Hurley appointed to carrier’s executive management board.
20.08.2015 Ronan O’Gara, Billy Walsh and Jim Gavin to make up special guest panel.
18.08.2015 Returning to the UK after three years in the role.
14.08.2015 Oxfam Ireland chief executive on not being afraid to have big goals.
Fergus Clancy has been appointed executive chairman of Mater Private Healthcare Group, having previously been its group CEO.
Focusing on entrepreneurship and supporting businesses in scaling up and creating jobs, the fourth Global Irish Economic Forum is to take place in Dublin from 19 to 21 November.
Heineken Ireland has appointed Conor Hyland as finance director with effect from today.
Tony Smurfit has taken over from Gary McGann as group chief executive of Smurfit Kappa Group with effect from today.
The Fulbright Commission in Ireland has this week opened applications for the 2016-2017 Fulbright Awards.
There was a 3pc increase in the numbers employed in the year to the second quarter of 2015, according to the CSO’s Quarterly National Household Survey.
The board of the National Dairy Council (NDC) has elected Teddy Cashman as its new chairman.
Mainstay Medical International plc, the Irish company that’s in the process of bringing ReActive8 to the market, said today that it has been issued with a new US patent.
Peter Mahon, managing director of the Irish business of printing company Delta Group, on listening to clients and being open to learning new things.
The Intercontinental Dublin has appointed Clement Gaffney as general manager of its five star Ballsbridge property.
Nuritas founder and CSO Dr Nora Khaldi is to be Ireland’s representative in an attempt to take part in the TEDx ‘Made in Europe’ event, which will be hosted by the Dutch presidency of the European Union in The Hague next March.
Exploration company Petroceltic International plc has appointed Hugh Cawley as a non-executive director with immediate effect.
The majority of Irish organisations are taking risks when it comes to storing their data, according to a new survey.
The first meeting of the new group set up to drive the strategic targets of the Government’s tourism action plan was held yesterday, hosted by Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe, and Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring.
The High Court has ordered the removal from Wordpress of an anonymous blog that contains allegations against Petroceltic and its senior management team and board.
CityJet’s head of marketing and communications, Martina McDermott Hurley has been appointed to the carrier’s executive management board.
Bord Gáis Energy is holding a business conference in September entitled ‘Legendary leadership brings success’ and featuring rugby player Ronan O’Gara, Irish boxing coach Billy Walsh and Dublin football manager Jim Gavin as the special guest panel.
Businesses adopting cloud computing services need ask a range of questions about support, backup and security to ensure that they receive adequate levels of service from their provider, according to a new report.
Permanent TSB’s group chief financial officer Glen Lucken is stepping down after three years in the role in order to return to the UK.
The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) has officially launched its qualifications and membership services in Ireland today.
Having started out in a small business in Cork, Jim Clarken, chief executive of Oxfam Ireland, shares his thoughts on not being afraid to have big goals and believe they can be met.
Former Paddy Power chief executive Patrick Kennedy has been appointed non-executive chairman of online travel technology platform, CarTrawler.
The Irish Venture Capital Association (IVCA) has elected Brian Caulfield as chairman.
Frank Curtiss has been appointed president of ICSA's UK, Ireland and associated territories division. ICSA is the professional body responsible for governance and the qualifying body for chartered secretaries.
The average salary package for chartered accountants in the Leinster area increased by 13pc from €89,042 in 2014 to €100,780 in 2015, according to a new survey.
Ireland’s GDP is set to increase by 5.3pc this year and by 4.8pc in 2016, according to Bank of Ireland’s latest quarterly economic outlook.
CRH has appointed Rebecca McDonald as a non-executive director from 1 September 2015.
Newry-headquartered software and consulting company First Derivatives (FD) has appointed Jon Robson as a non-executive director with immediate effect.
Former EY Entrepreneur of the Year and founder of Suretank Patrick Joy has been appointed as a non-executive director of communications company TPI Group.
In its latest quarterly bulletin, the Central Bank has raised its forecast for GDP growth this year to 4.1pc, which it said reflects a more favourable outlook for consumer and investment.
ConnectIreland has appointed its chief operating officer Joanna Murphy as CEO, with immediate effect.
The Irish Tourist Industry Confederation (ITIC) has appointed Eoghan O’Mara Walsh as chief executive.
New regulations are being introduced to protect the integrity of three Irish spirit drinks products by ensuring that products labelled as Irish whiskey, Irish poitín and Irish cream are produced on the island of Ireland according to strict technical specifications notified to European Commission.
Dr Tom Collins has been appointed chairperson of the Public Water Forum by Minister for Environment, Community and Local Government, Alan Kelly.
There were two developments that were particularly positive for Ireland’s debt dynamics in the first half of this year – the issue of our first ever 30-year bond and the completion of the early repayment of just over €18bn of Ireland’s IMF loan facility, according to National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) chief executive Conor O’Kelly.
Lorcan Birthistle, who has most recently been chief executive of Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, has taken over the chief executive role at St James’s Hospital.
The Irish Brokers Association (IBA) has appointed Joe Gogan as its 26th president.
Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI) has appointed Ulster Bank’s Shauna Greely as its new president.
The Low Pay Commission’s recommendation to increase the national minimum wage by 50c to €9.15 an hour has been criticised by a number of business representative bodies.
Employer organisation Ibec has established a digital economy policy committee and appointed Accenture Ireland’s country managing director Alastair Blair as chair.
Former Bord Gáis boss John Mullins has gone from being at the helm of one of Ireland’s largest companies to running a start-up in a space that is at the cutting edge of how power generation is changing.
Ireland has the eleventh best reputation of out of 55 ranked in the Country RepTrak 2015 study.
Greece’s parliament has voted in favour of the new deal that will secure a third bailout of up to €86bn over the next three years.
Collaborators from Spain, Italy, Germany and Israel have arrived in Ireland for the first Cognitive Networks (CogNet) project meeting.
Nama chief executive Brendan McDonagh has written to Garda commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan asking her to investigate allegations made against the agency by Deputy Mick Wallace in the Dail today, 15 July.
Niamh Townsend has been appointed as general manager of Dell Ireland five years since she joined the company as technical sales manager for UK small medium business.
Irish Nationwide Building Society (INBS) has admitted to “multiple breaches of financial services law and regulation” and has entered into a settlement agreement with the Central Bank.
Being able to manage oneself well is a vital element in any manager's effectiveness, writes leadership development specialist Lynda Byron.
Greece has been temporarily saved from the brink of bankruptcy after a deal was reached for a third bailout at an emergency EU summit in Brussels last night.
Managing director of Nationwide UK (Ireland) Brendan Synnott reflects on a career in the financial services industry and lessons learned.
27.05.2015 Management consultant Frank O’Flynn and NTMA director Frank O’Connor have been appointed to the board of the National Oil Reserves Agency (Nora) by Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Alex White.
27.05.2015 UCD and its students contribute €1.3bn a year to the Irish economy and generate more than 8,900 jobs, according to a new report.
21.05.2015 Being a non-executive director is both challenging and rewarding, writes Gary Joyce.