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Interviews with leaders in business, culture and public affairs across Ireland and Canada. Brought to you by the Ireland Canada Business Association.

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Interviews with leaders in business, culture and public affairs across Ireland and Canada. Brought to you by the Ireland Canada Business Association.

    An interview with Ireland’s new Ambassador to Canada, Eamonn McKee

    An interview with Ireland’s new Ambassador to Canada, Eamonn McKee

    Eamonn McKee has become Ireland’s new Ambassador to Canada, Jamaica and The Bahamas. He previously held ambassadorial positions in Seoul and Israel and has spent the last 5 years as Director General of the Trade division at the Dept of Foreign Affairs....

    • 27 min
    An Irish company’s experience of doing business in Canada

    An Irish company’s experience of doing business in Canada

    Joe Aherne founded the Leading Edge Group in 1995 in Cobh, Co Cork, and in 2009, decided it was time to internationalise. Joe chose Toronto, Canada as Leading Edge's first location outside of Ireland. In this episode of The Ireland Canada Connection,...

    • 24 min
    RxSource: choosing Ireland over the UK, the advantages of regulation, and hiring remotely

    RxSource: choosing Ireland over the UK, the advantages of regulation, and hiring remotely

    RxSource had planned to set up its EU base in the UK, but Brexit led the company to choose Ireland instead. RxSource, a global pharmaceutical wholesale distributor from Canada, set up operations in Ireland in 2016 and has been growing steadily since....

    • 20 min
    How Canadian and US companies can successfully do business in Ireland

    How Canadian and US companies can successfully do business in Ireland

    As a North American company, what is the key to successfully starting and growing operations in Ireland? Our guest on this episode of The Ireland Canada Connection is Kevin Elliott, Senior Vice President at Bank of Ireland Corporate and Treasury. In his...

    • 30 min
    PressReader - reacting to Covid, showing goodwill to customers, and the future of news and content.

    PressReader - reacting to Covid, showing goodwill to customers, and the future of news and content.

    Nikolay Malyarov is CEO of PressReader International and also its Chief Content Officer. Press reader is a Canadian company, a valued member of the ICBA, and a multinational with operations in Ireland. In this episode of The Ireland Canada Connection,...

    • 26 min
    Kevin Vickers on his love of Ireland, political ambition, and recovering from the 2014 terrorist attack

    Kevin Vickers on his love of Ireland, political ambition, and recovering from the 2014 terrorist attack

    Former Canadian Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin Vickers, is our special guest on this episode of The Ireland Canada Connection. Always a great friend to the ICBA and supporter of the Association’s work, Kevin left his post in Ireland in 2019 to become...

    • 34 min

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