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Shaw Academy founder and chief executive James Egan: “We had just 13 people in Dublin after exiting examinership and are now at about 60 and will be over 80 by year-end with more jobs expected in 2021.”

Irish online education provider Shaw Academy says it has tripled headcount in recent months after taking on a large number of customer support staff f(...)

Before the pandemic, Draper Espirit was on track to achieve 20 per cent growth in its portfolio. Photograph: iStock

Dublin and London-listed venture capital company Draper Esprit has made provisions of £99 million (€110.2 million) across its portfolio to account for(...)

One of Draper Esprit’s investments in the 12 months to the end of March included an £18 million investment in cryptocurrency and blockchain security company Ledger. Photograph: iStock

Venture capital firm Draper Esprit has recorded 50 per cent growth in its primary portfolio as both its investments and the fair value of the portfoli(...)

Draper Esprit’s acquisition includes a stake in fintech company Transferwise. Photograph: iStock

Dublin-listed venture capital group Draper Esprit has acquired two funds from a seed fund business for £17.9 million (€20 million). As a result of t(...)

Trustpilot is a global, multi-language review community that has customers in 65 countries

Draper Esprit, the Irish State investment fund-backed venture capital group, has doubled its equity stake in the online consumer review company TrustP(...)