IBM invests in Emerald Isle



27 September 2006 — Dublin (IRE): IBM has announced a number of initiatives intended to support entrepreneurship in Ireland.


The company is working with the Irish Development Authority to encourage foreign multinational businesses and enterprise in Ireland.


IBM will launch a Dublin-based European Venture Capital Centre, an Innovation Centre for Ireland and a strategic relationship with Enterprise Ireland.


Two months ago, IBM pledged to invest significantly in its technology campus to expand its Dublin-based software development operations, establish a business incubation centre and to enhance its supply chain capacity.