Gary  McGann will today join Paddy Power as an independent non-executive director and as a member of the audit committee.

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has appointed Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann to its board.Mr McGann will today join Paddy Power as an independe(...)

After European Central Bank president Mario Draghi promised last Friday to use whatever means necessary to raise inflation, investors bet that the ECB would soon unveil new measures, possibly including government bond purchases. Photograph: Martin Leissl/Bloomberg

The Iseq in Dublin rose by 0.6 per cent as most euro zone markets advanced on expectations of more monetary stimulus. After European Central Ba(...)

Smurfit Kappa chief executive Gary McGann: “I think we would have to consider it if we could get into the FTSE 100. There is no particular merit to us moving right now.”

The chief executive of Smurfit Kappa, Europe’s largest paper and packaging maker, has said the company would consider moving from Ireland to the UK i(...)

Brian Lenihan: correspondence with former Anglo Irish Bank chairman relates to late January 2009 and early February 2009. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The family of Seán Quinn is demanding access to three letters sent between former minister for finance Brian Lenihan and then chairman of Anglo Iri(...)

Niall FitzGerald was chief executive and chairman of Unilever from 1996 to 2004

Former Unilever chief executive Niall FitzGerald has become the new chairman of the UCD Michael Smurfit graduate business school advisory board. (...)

Gary McGann, chief executive officer of Smurfit Kappa Group, says that the acquisitoin of Bates Container  will increase the group’s market presence in the US and provide it  with higher quality earnings in this region. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

Paper and packaging manufacturing group Smurfit Kappa Group is to acquire Bates Container, a non-integrated corrugated packaging manufacturer in the s(...)

Seán Quinn: His family has filed a legal action seeking compensation from the State.  Photograph: Collins

The family of former billionaire Seán Quinn has filed a legal action seeking €4.5 billion from the State to compensate it for the loss of its busin(...)

 Gary McGann: bagged himself a seat on the board of Green REIT.  Photograph: Alan Betson

The game of will he/won’t he retire keeps swirling around Gary McGann, the chief executive of the Smurfit Kappa group. The more board seats he picks u(...)

David Drumm, former Anglo chief executive and Sean Fitzpatrick,  former chairman.

Part 1: September–December 2007 September 11th, 2007: Ardboyne HotelEarly aut(...)

“I said what about the regulator and your man said sure they’ll be delighted with it” - Sean FitzPatrick on David Drumm talking about the deal (...)