O’Briens: since putting in a new management team two decades ago, it has grown to 34 shops in Ireland – employing more than 250 staff – and now two in London

Ireland’s largest family-owned off-licence chain, O’Briens, has moved quietly into the UK market with the acquisition of two shops in London. Indepen(...)

Marcus O’Brien with his wife Gaby and son Till. He recently become the first Irish person and the first native English speaker to be admitted into the German Guild of Medical Technology.

It was a moment that confirmed how fully Marcus O’Brien had integrated into his new homeland. Following the completion of his industrial masters degre(...)