Denis O’Brien and Digicel biggest Irish donors to Clinton Foundation
Businessman and his mobile firm have donated between $10 million and $25 million
Denis O’Brien and his mobile firm Digicel are among 17 donors to donate between $10 million and $25 million. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill
The biggest Irish donors to the Clinton Foundation are telecoms and media mogul Denis O’Brien and his mobile firm Digicel. They are among 17 donors, alongside the king of Saudi Arabia, the government of Norway and the Rockefeller Foundation, to donate between $10 million (€8.8 million) and $25 million.
The foundation discloses donations in ranges and in aggregate given during the lifetime of the charity (it was set up as the William J Clinton Foundation in 1997). Its website says donations from O’Brien/Digicel include money given between April and June of this year.