Although relocation to Lisbon may have been of less benefit to Portugal than anticipated, it has boosted revenue for the company behind Web Summit

The economic impact of the Web Summit for Portugal has been considerably less than originally anticipated, according to recently-compiled figures. A(...)

Web Summit CEO and co-founder Paddy Cosgrave .

The chief executive of the Web Summit Paddy Cosgrave is alleged to have hacked a rival Irish event company, according to claims in newly-filed court d(...)

Paddy Cosgrave, CEO and co-founder of Web Summit,  speaks during the first day of the 2021 Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal on Monday. Photograph: Antonio Cotrim/EPA

Web Summit backer David Kelly is suing co-founder Paddy Cosgrave and the company for oppression of shareholders’ rights, in the second legal row to ma(...)

Web Summit, founded by Paddy Cosgrave, Daire Hickey and David Kelly, has a 10-year deal with the Portuguese government to host its flagship event in Lisbon

Revenues at the group that operates the Web Summit rose to €47.9 million in 2019. Newly filed accounts for Manders Terrace Ltd, the holding company b(...)

Paddy Cosgrave, chief executive and co-founder of Web Summit (centre right) at the official opening ceremony of the 2019 Web Summit in Lisbon. Photograph: EPA/MIguel A Lopes

Pretax profits at the group that operates the Web Summit declined sharply last year as the company agreed a deal to invest $2 million into Amaranthine(...)

Turnover climbed to €28.9 million from €26.3 million

Profits continued to surge for the group that operates the Web Summit following its controversial move from Dublin to Lisbon, hitting a record high in(...)

Paddy Cosgrave, Web Summit CEO and founder of MoneyConf. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Monday Indicators: Irish new car sales (May), construction PMI (May); UK balance of trade (Apr), manufacturing and industrial production (Apr); US co(...)

Collision 2019 will be held at Enercare Centre, the seventh largest convention facility in North America with over one million square feet of exhibit space

The company behind Web Summit has announced that Collision, its North American technology conference, is to move from the United States to Canada for (...)

Paddy Cosgrave on stage at Web Summit in Lisbon last year

The group that operates the Web Summit reported record profits in 2016, the year in which the company first ran the tech conference in Lisbon followin(...)

Paddy Cosgrave,   Web Summit cheif executive, with deputy prime minister of Portugal Paulo Portas:  Manders Terrace, which also backs other events related to the Web Summit, owed €2.4 million to its creditors on December 31st, 2014, up from just shy of €660,000 a year earlier. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile/Web Summit

Manders Terrace, the company behind the Web Summit, saw both its cash balances and debts climb in 2014, according to newly filed accounts. The docum(...)