The medical device company Medtronic-Covidien became the largest Ireland-based company when it began trading on the New York Stock Exchange in 2015. Following Medtronic Inc’s $49.9 billion acquisition of Dublin-domiciled surgical supplies group Covidien, the Minneapol...
The Central Bank Reform Act 2010 created a single unitary body, the Central Bank of Ireland, responsible for both central banking and financial regulation. The Act commenced on October 1st 2010. This structure replaced the previous related entities, the Financial Serv...
Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help its customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000...
31st Dec 16 Source: CRO
- €17.6 billion turnover
- 95,000 employees
31st Dec 15 Source: CRO
- €18.3 billion turnover
- 100 employees
CRH plc is an international building materials group. The group was formed through a merger in 1970 of two leading Irish public companies, Cement Limited (established in 1936) and Roadstone Limited (1949). It is headquartered in Dublin.
AIB conducts its business through three major operating division: AIB Bank ROI, Capital Markets and AIB Bank UK. AIB ROI covers retail and business banking operations in the Republic of Ireland, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, in addition to asset finance, wealth ma...
The National Asset Management Agency (NAMA) was established in December 2009 as one of a number of initiatives taken by the Irish Government to address the serious problems which arose in Ireland’s banking sector as the result of excessive property lending. The Agency...
Ingersoll-Rand Irish Holdings operates as a subsidiary of Ingersoll-Rand Plc. The industrial techology firm makes climate control systems.
Every year Ryanair carries over 113 million passengers connecting 200 destinations in 33 countries on a fleet of 350 Boeing 737 aircraft based at 84 different European airports. With a further 350 Boeing 737s on order, Ryanair plans to lower fares and grow traffic to ov...
XL Catlin specialises in property and casualty insurance and reinsurance
Bank of Ireland is a diversified financial services group established in 1783 by Royal Charter. It operates across a range of sectors, including retail, insurance, corporate and commercial. It is listed on the Irish Stock Exchange and the government holds a 14 per ce...
Microsoft Ireland Operations Ltd is a subsidiary of the software giant Microsoft which sells, distributes and markets software globally from Dublin. Microsoft, the world’s biggest software company, established an Irish manufacturing facility in 1985 and now employs ...
Experian plc is a global information services group with operations in 40 countries, with corporate headquarters in Dublin, Republic of Ireland and operational headquarters in Nottingham, United Kingdom.
31st Mar 17 Source: CRO
- €3.9 billion turnover
- 17,000 employees
31st Mar 15 Source: CRO
- €4.3 billion turnover
- 17,000 employees
The business software supplier has offices in over 120 countries, over 55,000 employees, and revenues in excess of €12billion. It employs over 1,200 people across three sites in Dublin and Galway. The Dublin organisation focuses on the provision of Global Support, R...
Citi was one of the first international banks to set up a branch in Ireland with a continuous presence here since 1965. They offer a range of financial services and products including cash management, derivatives, investor products, corporate finance, trade services, c...
Smurfit Kappa is one of the leading producers of paper-based packaging in the world. Its products include containerboard, solid board, corrugated and solid board packaging, graphic board and sack paper. The group's headquarters are in Clonskeagh in Dublin 4 and i...
Kerry Group today provides food, food ingredients and flavours to the Irish and UK markets. Since the commissioning of its first dairy and ingredients plant in Listowel, Co Kerry in 1972, the company has grown to achieve current annualised sales of approximately €5.8 bi...
Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC is a specialty biopharmaceutical company that identifies, develops and commercializes products to address unmet medical needs in focused therapeutic areas. As of January 18, 2012, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Azur Pharma Limited combined t...
UCB is a global biopharma focused on severe diseases in two therapeutic areas: central nervous system and immunology operations. The company is listed on the Euronext Brussels Stock Exchange and has its headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. It employs more than 8,500 p...
Google Ireland is the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) headquarters for Google and provides technical, sales and operations support to customers in over 50 countries.
Kingspan manufactures insulation and building envelope solutions for the construction industry. It is based in Ireland but has operations in western and eastern Europe, the United States, India, Australasia and the Middle East.