Members of three start-ups pitching at the AIB Start-up Academy launch event in the Sugar Club - Elva Carri and Aine Mulloy   from GirlCrew, Fabien Peyaud from Herdwatch, guest speaker Brody Sweeney of Camile Thai, Sarah O’Connor and Isolde Johnson from Cool Beans. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The second AIB Start-up Academy was launched last night with a networking event in Dublin. The Irish Times and AIB are collaborating again to look fo(...)

Archipelago chief executive Steven Menton

Some 19,000 Irish people may have started new businesses last year, but the aspiration to become an entrepreneur here remains low according to the rec(...)