Robert Finnegan:  discovered his inner rock star. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times
Finnegan’s awake

Robert Finnegan, chief executive of the mobile operator Three Ireland, discovered his inner rock star at the 3Lounge in the Aviva stadium following th(...)

Chief executive of Three Ireland Robert Finnegan said: “Three is investing €300 million to build a state of the art superfast network.”  Photograph: Mark Maxwel

Former 02 Ireland customers will have access to 4G for the first time in June as the merger of the company by Three nears completion. There’s been pl(...)

 Peter Scott , managing director of Carphone Warehouse Ireland. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Peter Scott likes a challenge. The managing director of Carphone Warehouse Ireland could have spent his entire career at Marks & Spencer, such was(...)

The new customer services centre is expected to become operational early next year

Three Ireland and the Indian firm Tech Mahindra are to create 130 new jobs with the opening of a new customer service centre in Waterford. The centre (...)

Canning Fok, group managing director of Hutchison Whampoa  with Robert Finnegan CEO of Three Ireland. Photo: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Three Ireland is to cut 160 jobs as part of a business restructuring following its recent acquisition and integration of O2. In head office the(...)

Robert Finnegan: wants to keep all Three and O2 sponsorships

Robert Finnegan, chief executive of the newly-merged Three-O2 mobile phone business, was at the Bord Gáis theatre for a staff meeting last Thursday wi(...)

Three Ireland has become the second biggest telecoms provider in the State after completing the buyout of O2

Hutchison’s Three Ireland has completed the €850 million buyout of 02 Ireland from Telefonica in a move that makes it the second biggest telecoms prov(...)

Robert Finnegan:  has run Three Ireland for almost nine years. Photograph: David Sleator

I hope they have a Maserati-sized parking space down at O2’s Dublin headquarters on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay. Robert Finnegan, the sports car driving (...)

Three Ireland chief executive Robert Finnegan confirmed that the first MVNO, believed to be with cable operator UPC, would be signed “within weeks”, before the takeover is completed.

The mobile operator Three Ireland has rejected strong criticism by Comreg, the communications regulator, of the decision yesterday by the European Co(...)

Canning Fok, group managing director of Hutchison Whampoa Limited, at the company’s HQ on Clarendon Row, Dublin. PHOTOGRAPH: BRENDA FITZSIMONS

In the movies, Superman’s accomplice was Lois Lane, but in real life it is Canning Fok, a 52-year old from Hong Kong. Li Ka-Shing, the richest man in (...)