IIBN is the leading network of Irish entrepreneurs and business professionals. The objective of IIBN is to facilitate greater communication and connectivity between successful Irish business people all over the world with a view to identifying and exploiting new business opportunities.
IIBN achieves its objectives in the following ways:
• By facilitating networking among members at local and global level
• By fostering and nurturing Irish entrepreneurs
• By mentoring the next generation of Irish entrepreneurs
IIBN is a not-for-profit organisation and is comprised of one centralised organisation, namely IIBN Global, and a number of local Chapters in London, New York and Dublin. Our mentorship programs are supported and funded by the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs through its Emigrant Support Program.
Founded in 2007 by Conor Foley, Jonathan Grey and Fionuala Pender, IIBN is headquartered in London and is governed by a Board of Trustees according to the IIBN Global Charter.