Iseult Ward

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Conall Laverty, Wia chief executive: “Blackbox gives Wia the opportunity to dive into the Silicon Valley ecosystem and be mentored by some of the best the industry has to offer”

Two Irish technology start-ups – Wia and Calt Dynamics – have been selected to take part in international accelerator programmes. Wia, a Dublin-headq(...)

Aoibheann O’Brien and Iseult Ward, co-founders of foodcloud. The firm win a place on the prestigious Blackbox Connect accelerator programme in Silicon Valley. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Two Irish start-ups have beaten hundreds of companies from around the world to win a place on the prestigious Blackbox Connect accelerator programme i(...)

Iseult Ward and Aoibheann O’Brien of FoodCloud: “My priority is to do something I’m passionate about and that I feel is having a positive impact.” Photograph: Naoise Culhane

A quote from the 16th-century philosopher Michel De Montaigne is the maxim by which Iseult Ward lives. “‘There were many terrible things in my life, a(...)

As the overall winner, Harry Hughes will now go on to represent Ireland at the World Entrepreneur of the Year Awards in Monte Carlo next June. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Harry Hughes, chief executive of the Co Mayo-based safety wear company Portwest, has scooped this year’s overall EY Entrepreneur of the Year award. T(...)

FoodCloud cofounders Iseult Ward and Aoibheann O’Brien at their new  FoodCloud Hub in Tallaght. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Impact Journalism Day (June 24th, 2017) focuses on solutions-based journalism. Fifty leading media organisations, including The Irish Times, are shari(...)

Vytenis Andriukaitis, European commissioner for health and food safety,  at the EU Citizens’ Dialogue on Health and Food Safety at  Dublin Castle, on Monday. Photograph: Maxwell’s

A decision on where to relocate the European Medicines Agency from London as a consequence of Brexit needs to be made as soon as possible, according t(...)

FoodCloud co-founders Iseult Ward and Aoibheann O’Brien. The company expects  to redistribute 4,000 tonnes of food across Ireland this year

FoodCloud, a not-for-profit social enterprise that has developed software that helps businesses redistribute surplus food to charities, is to expand (...)

Patrick and John Collison: co-founders of online payments firm Stripe

Stripe co-founders John and Patrick Collison have been included in Forbes’s prestigious “30 under 30 Europe” list of leading innovators, entrepreneurs(...)

Saoirse Ronan Actor Considering what she has achieved already it’s hard to believe that Saoirse Ronan is just 22. Since her brilliantly sinister (...)

Since we are now keeping our food waste in kitchens and bins for longer, a “yuck factor” has entered the equation.

Food waste is a growing concern for households and commercial entities, but a couple of start-ups are trying to tackle the problem. The average househ(...)

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