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Wild Geese: Bridging the gap between Irish companies and the diaspora

Kilkenny man Will Norton set up Sonas Recruitment to link Irish workers with Irish companies in London

Will Norton: 'Just by being in London with a good degree, you have a lot going for you.'

Fri, Oct 25, 2013, 10:32


In the Business section of the newspaper today, Ciara Kenny speaks to Kilkenny man Will Norton of Sonas Recruitment, a London-based agency helping to link up Irish companies with Irish workers in the UK.

“All these Irish tech companies and construction companies were moving over here to the UK because of the crash, but the structures didn’t seem to be in place for them to connect with individuals, especially young educated professionals,” he explains. “I was 25 at the time, and I thought, who better to tap into this new phenomenon of young Irish like me who were emigrating?”

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