How Best Industry Can Leverage EI/IDA Capability is the title of our May 2105 Business Briefing held at Flextronics International, Dublin Hill, on Thurs June 04 at 6.30pm


The briefing will cover the following Topics:

  • Information on the wide range of financial and business development supports available from Enterprise Ireland
  • Guides through the application process for relevant supports
  • Awareness of sectorial events and networks of relevance to a business
  • Trends in the electronics industry and technology sector – global trends and types of investment Ireland is attracting
  • IDA’s transformation agenda – maintaining & growing existing functions and adding functions
  • IDA’s new strategy (Winning: 2015-2019)
  • Supports that can be offered to companies and guidelines on timing and scale of these

Our speakers for the evening are

 Jerry Moloney from Enterprise Ireland

As Regional Director Jerry is responsible for marketing and supporting the Mid-West/South & South East region of Ireland. An employee of EI for the past 14years Jerry has held a number of position within the organisation including management of a team of HRD advisers to provide advice, assistance and development of strategic human resource capabilities in client companies, across all sectors of the

Life Sciences & Industrial Markets division, to enable companies implement and deliver on their strategic growth plans.


Leo Clancy & Ray O’Connor, from IDA

Leo Clancy leads IDA’s Global Team in the areas of Technology, Content, Consumer Products and Business Services. He is a member of the Executive Management team of IDA and has responsibility for proposition development, Marketing & Business development and client aftercare. Prior to joining IDA Leo worked in the telecommunications  industry, spending 13 years with Ericsson followed by more than four years leading the technology function for an Irish fibre communications company.

As Regional Manager Ray is responsible for Marketing the South-West Region of Ireland to attract continued FDI with continued client relationship management, project delivery & issue resolution for existing and new client operations. Ray works with local stakeholders to enhance the regions value proposition for international companies. Prior to joining the IDA Ray worked for an International IT transition firm now a Xerox company and held Marketing & Development Management roles in Eircom and Bord Failte

The IDA are present in all major global markets, working on a daily basis with top multinationals to win Foreign Direct Investment into Ireland and help companies develop their operations here.

After the presentations, there will be a networking opportunity with light refreshments served.

The CEIA would like to thank Jerry, Leo and Ray for affording the time to talk with us.

In addition we would like express our gratitude to Jerry Fitzpatrick and his team at Flextronics International for hosting the event.

To register for the event, please send a mail to