James Egan

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Dublin-based Shaw Academy provides online courses globally. Photograph: iStock

Online learning company Shaw Academy says it has agreed a deal to exit examinership for the second time in three years. The Dublin-headquartered comp(...)

London-based Columbia Lake Partners Growth Lending (Luxco) SARL is suing James Egan and Adrian Murphy, directors of Dublin-based Shaw Education Group (SEG) plc. Photograph: iStock

Two directors of a group of Irish online education course companies are being sued in the High Court by a UK investment firm over the alleged hiding o(...)

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(...)

Shaw develops accredited online courses such as photography, nutrition, marketing and technology. Photograph: iStock

A Dublin-based low-cost higher education provider will successfully exit examinership today having secured more than €7 million in new investment. Sh(...)

Mr Justice Denis McDonald said he was satisfied to appoint insolvency practitioner Stephen Tennant of Grant Thornton as interim examiner to the group. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

The High Court has appointed an interim examiner to a group of companies that provides 70 online education courses to more than 4.5 million students g(...)

Dublin-headquartered online education provider Shaw Academy has denied any suggestions of impropriety in  fundraising which had easily topped its initial €2.2 million target. Photograph: iStockPhoto

An Irish firm’s crowdfunding round has been pulled after the funding platform said the campaign broke its rules. Dublin-headquartered online educatio(...)

Adrian Murphy, co-founder of Irish online education provider Shaw Academy: the firm has extended its crowdfunding campaign by four weeks due to heavy demand.

Irish online education provider Shaw Academy has extended its crowdfunding campaign by four weeks due to heavy demand. The moves comes as the company(...)

 Shaw Academy is aiming to teach 500,000 new students a month by December

Irish education technology company Shaw Academy, which has taught more than four million students worldwide, has appointed former Virgin Group chief e(...)

 Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton: “This is another great boost for the northside, coming hot on the heels of other recent announcements for this area.” Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Irish education technology company Shaw Academy is to create 40 jobs at its Dublin office in the next six months, and it is planning further expansion(...)