Izzy Keane

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Izzy Keane with one of the new barbie dolls and their Izzy x Barbie wheelchair

Click on the Izzy Wheels website and you might think you’ve landed upon the Hermès of wheelchairs. The wheelchair spoke covers by Izzy Wheels are “mas(...)

Izzy and Ailbhe Keane, founders of Izzy Wheels and winners of the 2017 Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow competition, with Alastair Blair, Country Managing Director, Accenture Ireland. Photograph: Shane O’Neill

Now in its 10th year, the Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow competition is firmly established as Ireland’s premier platform for student start-ups and entr(...)

Izzy Wheels came up with the idea of creative spoke guards to allow wheelchair users to express themselves. Photograph: Shane O’Neill Photography

Two Galway sisters who came up with the idea of creating customised spoke guards for wheelchairs have won this year’s Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow co(...)