The Irish Region
Are you looking for part-time director level support for your business? Boardroom Advisors has a team of local advisors for businesses in the region of Ireland, centred around Dublin.
As well as the team of local advisors, Boardroom Advisors has a national team of over 150 Advisors. All of our Advisors have experience on Boards and have scaled up business before, so can provide their expertise for whatever challenges you scale-up or SME might face.
Our Regional Director for Boardroom Advisors, will help connect you with the right support for your business. From Board Advisory through to CEOs with specialisations from Strategy to Sales, there’s an Advisor to suit you. You can find a full overview of our services here.
Introduction to the Irish Region
- Dublin represents 40.1% (€109,610m) of Ireland’s’s total GVA
- At least 5 of the top 10 companies in Forbes’ list of The World’s Most Innovative Companies have headquarters and operations in Dublin
- Three of the most popular tourist attractions in Ireland are in Dublin (The Guinness Storehouse, Dublin Zoo, Book of Kells) – making Dublin as Ireland’s most visited country. It attracted over 5.9 million overseas visitors in 2017 – which comprises 56% of Ireland’s Tourism Performance.
- Dublin ranked 11th In Forbes’Best Countries for Business
- Ireland gives a high importance to Education making Dublin a home to 44.5% of people holding a PhD in Ireland.
- Ireland ranked 7th in IMD World Competitiveness Ranking 2019
- Ireland is an island located in North Atlantic. It is considered as the second largest island in the British Isles. It is the third largest island in the whole of Europe and the twentiest largest in the world.Greater Dublin Area or widely known as Greater Dublin is a region composed of Dublin and counties of Meath, Kildare and Wicklow and is home to an estimate of 2 Million residents.
Dublin, the capital city of Ireland and the state’s largest city is home to an estimate of 1.35 Million residents, 69.1% of whom are working age and comprises 31.7% of Ireland’s working population.
Dublin, dubbed as the Silicon Valley of Europe, ranks #1 for European Headquarter location rankings, ranked as Europe’s 2nd most attractive region behind Paris, ranking Europe’s 3rd most attractive city for FDI Intelligence by the Financial Times in April 2020, ranking 3rd in Europe for business-friendliness and 4th for economic potential.
The core businesses sectors in Dublin are Private Sector Services (63%), Public Sector (25%), Industry (7%), Construction (5%).
Many business start-ups choose Dublin because of it’s pro-business environment. It boasts of its low tax regimes, supportive environment for start-ups, great source for funding and support programmes, a world leader in innovation and a place where a wealth of talent already living, working and studying here – making it as the Top 13th city in the 2020 Global Talent Competitive Index across all 155 cities.
Travel Ireland, Dublin , Europe and the rest of the world with Dublin’s easy transport links to Europe and some of the richest markets globally.
Networking Events for MDs & CEOs
All-Ireland Business Summit (March)
All-Ireland Business Summit is the All-Ireland Business Foundation’s annual flagship gathering. The 6th Annual All-Ireland Business Summit will be held on Friday, March 5th 2021. With over 500+ entrepreneurs, CEO’s and speakers, the Summit promises to be packed full of insights and business opportunities.
At the 2021 All-Ireland Business Summit – you’ll learn cutting-edge skills and strategies to IMPLEMENT – from recession proofing your business, scaling your business, selling your business, recruiting and keeping the best talent, the mindset of business success and much much more.
You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in our world class ‘Outcome Based Networking’ sessions where you’ll generate leads, find new business, partners, vendors and more.
Dublin Tech Summit (October)
Dublin Tech Summit Virtual will draw the most influential tech and business leaders from across the world.
For one day, experts from over 70 countries will come together to share knowledge, debate the latest trends, and network, all from our live virtual event space.
Are you interested in scaling your start-up? Do you want to future-proof your business? Learn more about diversity in tech? Make global change? Join our community of leaders at DTS20, the chosen platform to help accelerate growth across the globe.
Join us and engage with the thinkers of tomorrow!
The Business Show 2020 (September)
Participate in the movement to reboot Ireland –Be a part of The Business Show June – September 2020.
This c-suite event is driven by the desire for solution-based discussions which will be showcased through keynote speakers, panel discussions and networking opportunities. This will equip you with tools to reassess and realign your business focus for the months ahead.
Together, we can confront these economically challenging times and emerge stronger than before.
Ibec Business Leaders Conference (February)
The #1 conference in Ireland for senior business leaders.Situated at the heart of Dublin, The CCD is just 15 minutes from Dublin airport. A convenient city centre location and excellent transport links, make The CCD easily accessible wherever you are travelling from
Member’s CEO Networking Event (June)
As a valued BETA member, we would like to invite you to an exclusive complimentary employment law and health & safety seminar, being hosted by expert speaker, Amanda Chadwick.Amanda will be sharing insights into the employment law and health & safety trends that will affect your organisation in the near future. You will also get the chance to take part in a Q&A session with them.
Pendulum Summit, the world’s leading business and self-empowerment summit,
Every year,w e attract thousands of CEOs, Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs to experience game-changing insights from the best business minds in the world. Our next event will take place in 2021 (date to be confirmed). It will consist of two-days of business and inspiration in the iconic setting of the Convention Centre Dublin, Ireland, surrounded by 8,000+ high level, like-minded people. Delegates will be challenged to expand their leadership skills and develop their business vision with the help of some of the world’s foremost business and leadership experts. They’ll also be able to meet, network and build connections with a diverse gathering of CEOs, business leaders and entrepreneurs alike,
Pendulum Resurgence:Emerging from Disruption (November)
A brand new inaugural, Pendulum Resurgence:Emerging from Disruption, a virtual, live and interactive event taking place on November 27th 2020.
This virtual event will allow you to experience the magic, expertise and inspiration of Pendulum from any device, in any timezone, in any language, country or location around the world.
We will be bringing together some of the biggest names to deliver some thought-provoking and inspiring talks on the topics relevant to the times ahead including business agility, perseverance, remote leadership, bounce-back ability, self-motivation and well-being.
3XE Digital Marketing Conference (March)
We will bring together some of the finest, globally recognized thought leaders in UX, CX, Design, Conversion Marketing and Conversion rate optimization who share with you a series of actionable takeaways, content that will immediately improve your marketing strategy.
DMX Dublin (February)
With over 30 world-leading speakers in multiple presentation streams, and over 800 marketing professionals attendees in a full day of sharing, learning and networking.
A Marketing Institute event, DMX Dublin celebrates the crossover of marketing, digital, design and media. Every year it brings together top international and Irish marketing leaders, marketers from multinationals and start-ups, advertisers, creative agencies, digital agencies.
Annual Member’s Meeting (December)
The year end Annual Members’ Meeting will take place on the 9th December from 10.30am to 12.30pm. This event is for members only