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Perfect Day founders Ryan Pandya and Perumal Gandhi

A biotechnology start-up, that evolved from a Cork accelerator, has raised $140 million (€125 million) in funding to help its bring animal-free dairy (...)

Sean O’Sullivan, tech veteran and founder of SOSV which he created in 1995.

The venture capital firm SOSV, which was originally founded in Cork as a personal investment fund for tech veteran and former Dragons’ Den star Sean O(...)

On Wednesday, the High Court ruled that an applicant must have “unbroken” residence in Ireland for a year dating up to their application date. Photograph: iStock

When Bill Liao, who arrived in Ireland from Australia around 10 years ago, heard of Wednesday’s High Court ruling on citizenship applications, his fir(...)

Perfect Day’s ice cream is dairy free, made with a lab-grown protein

A Cork-born biotechnology company has begun selling an ice cream free of animal products, which has been developed using a lab-grown protein. Perfect(...)

Ryan Pandya and Perumal Gandhi of Perfect Day, a company that is developing synthetic milk

A Cork-born biotechnology company that is seeking to bring synthetic milk to market has raised a further $34.75 million (€30.5 million) in investment.(...)

Sean O’Sullivan: “I am very grateful to be recognised and it is a wonderful honour.”

Irish-American tech veteran and former Dragons' Den star Seán O’Sullivan is to be honoured at this year’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, which ta(...)

From the Blue Planet 2:  a turtle stuck in plastic packaging

If there was a moment that resonated most with viewers watching the last season of BBC’s Blue Planet, it was the footage showing turtles trapped in pl(...)

SOSV founder Seán O’Sullivan: “Food and agriculture are areas that SOSV has been particularly active in.” Photograph: James Horan/Collins

The number of agrifood-tech investments in Ireland doubled last year as SOSV, the $300 million venture capital firm established by former Dragons’ Den(...)

Ryan Pandya and Perumal Gandhi of Perfect Day, a company that is developing  synthetic milk

A biotech start-up backed by entrepreneur Sean O’Sullivan’s SOSV Ventures and which previously took part in the VC firm’s life sciences accelerator pr(...)

Aylien chief executive and founder Parsa Ghaffari: “We will use these newly raised funds to expand our reach in the market, and to accelerate our growth.”

Irish-based technology firm Aylien has raised €580,000 in its latest funding round, backed by SOSV and Enterprise Ireland. The money will be used to(...)