Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government agency responsible for the development and promotion of the indigenous business sector. Its mission is to accelerate the development of world-class Irish companies to achieve strong positions in global markets resulting in increased national and regional prosperity. EI helps both companies and researchers based in third level institutions to engage in research. Its aim is to facilitate collaborative links between enterprise and the research community that lead to the practical application of research in business, and yielding benefits to both groups.