Web Summit signage. In a legal action recently filed, Web Summit co-founder David Kelly is claiming he has been oppressed as a minority shareholder in the events company. Photograph Nick Bradshaw for The Irish Times

On February 24th, 2021, the Web Summit co-founder David Kelly was growing increasingly uncomfortable about the activities of Paddy Cosgrave, his fello(...)

Paddy Cosgrave of Web Summit: David Kelly  claims that Mr Cosgrave treated the company  as his personal business. Photograph: Patricia De Melo Moreira / AFP

A shareholder in Paddy Cosgrave’s Web Summit will claim in a case against him that the entrepreneur hired journalists and lawyers as employees of the (...)

Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave held a press conference outside a coffee shop in Ranelagh on Wednesday. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave has said there “absolutely” could be a perception of hypocrisy over his criticism of Ireland’s tax regime, due to th(...)