Irish people account for more than 16 per cent of foreign company directors in the UK. Photo: Bloomberg

Irish ex-pats continue to top the list of foreign company directors in the UK, with new research showing the number of Irish directors in Britain h(...)

Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive of Facebook. The emergence of a new wave of high-profile young entrepreneurs globally, such as Zuckerberg, has enhanced the willingness of young people to “give it a go” early in their career, often straight out of college. Photograph: The New York Times

Some one in 10 company directors in Ireland are now under the age of 35. And, in what might be a sign of the economic times and trend to(...)