Record year for jobs in Enterprise Ireland backed companies

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215,207 people are now employed by Enterprise Ireland supported companies - the highest figure in the history of the agency

  • Over 60% of new jobs created outside Dublin
  • €74m in funding approved for 535 Brexit-exposed companies in 2018
  • Brexit yet to impact Irish exporters but serious challenges ahead
  • 1,000+ Brexit-exposed companies had Brexit interventions
  • Enterprise Ireland to strengthen its overseas presence in 14 locations in 2019 as part of Brexit export diversification drive

See the full EI end of year statement for 2018 here