Pat Phelan originally trained as a butcher and then as a chef in his home city of Cork.He went on to build a number of successful global businesses in(...)

With a population of just 4.5 million, the Irish market does not have the scale to deliver the returns on the founders’ efforts. Equally, the availabi(...)

Irish firm Trustev has taken home the top prize in the startup accelerator competition at SXSW in Austin, Texas.  Photograph: @PatPhelan/Twitter

Irish firm Trustev has taken home the top prize in the startup accelerator competition at SXSW in Austin, Texas. The Cork-based company,(...)

Pat Phelan, co-founder of Cork-based fraud protection firm Trustev. The company has been named as one of the “hottest global start-ups of 2013” by ‘Forbes’ magazine.

Cork-based fraud protection firm Trustev has been named as one of the “hottest global start-ups of 2013” by Forbes magazine.The Irish start-up, founde(...)

A specially chartered train will today bring more than 180 entrepreneurs and venture capitalists from Cork to the RDS for the Dublin Web Summit.The tr(...)

Left to right: Karl Aherne, director of Wayra Ireland, Liam Casey, founder CEO of PCH International and Richard Whelan, CEO of Popdeem Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

It’s crunch day for 11 young companies that form the first Irish graduating group from Wayra, Telefónica’s start-up accelerator.A stage has been set u(...)

From left: Chris Kennedy, Pat Phelan and DC Cahalane of Trustev. photograph: wayra dublin

An Irish tech company, co-founded by serial entrepreneur Pat Phelan, was this week selected as one of 30 global finalists at Techcrunch Disrupt(...)