David Whelan, CEO and Sandra Whelan, COO, Immersive VR Education. Photograph: Shane O’Neill/SON Photographic

Waterford-based virtual reality company Immersive VR Education has scooped a top award in Dubai. The company, which makes online virtual social learn(...)

Since 1994, €1.9 billion has been invested in 605 companies under the four Enterprise Ireland seed and venture capital schemes. Photograph: iStock

Enterprise Ireland invested €72 million in 87 companies last year through its Seed and Venture Capital Scheme which supports the development of high-g(...)

‘Looking back on my younger self, I would probably focus even more on learning from both successes and failures and not sweat the small stuff!’ Siobhan Talbot, managing director, Glanbia

‘Don’t sweat the small stuff’ Siobhan Talbot, managing director, Glanbia To me, leadership is about creating an open, engaging environment where peo(...)

Peter FitzGerald, managing director of Randox Laboratories, which plans to invest £50 million to establish three new centres of excellence in the North. Photograph: Colm Lenaghan/Pacemaker

From developing cutting-edge virtual-reality technology to steering the stock exchange, here we profile another four of the winners of The Irish Times(...)

Sandra Whelan, COO and David Whelan, CEO, Immersive VR Education. Photograph: Shane O’Neill, SON Photographic

The holding company for Waterford based start-up Immersive VR Education has begun trading on the London and Irish stock markets. Trading for shares (...)