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Ireland South East Financial Services Cluster at South East Economic Development Office
Ireland South East Financial Services Cluster

Ireland: Southern (Ireland)
Catriona Murphy
Profile:
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Overview

About us

Ireland is the eighth largest exporter of financial services in the world, with partners across the globe (ref UNCTAD 2019). We aim to bond the traditional and emerging financial services and FinTech community to engage with peers, partner, bounce ideas, look for tips and hints, get and give mentorship. Our goal is to bridge our community internationally - capturing the growth potential for all.

Our 5 Pillars to support growth

  • Skills – ensuring academia are aligned with industry needs
  • Marketing and Branding – promoting the regions attractiveness for professionals and investors
  • Networking – enhancing the opportunities for companies in the region to network
  • Innovation – linking companies with emerging research and start-up innovation
  • Infrastructure – to address priority infrastructure barriers impeding company growth
Established - 17 February 2020
Staff in the management team - 1-5
Support services for upskilling and reskilling of companies workforce
  • Lifelong learning
  • Mentoring
  • Talent Attraction
  • Involvement in a local skills strategy

Cluster composition

  • 67
    Cluster Members
  • 22
    SME's
  • 12
    Number of start-ups among SME's
  • 17
    Large Companies
  • 13
    Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
  • 15
    Number of civil society members
Legal form of the cluster organisation
Non-Profit
Languages spoken
English
Link to the team description on the cluster organisation website

Management team

Catriona Murphy
Cluster Manager
Richard Hickey
Other
Alan Quirke
Other
Terry Clune
Other

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Information and communication:J62 Computer programming, consultancy and related activities - Financial and insurance activities:K66 Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities - Professional, scientific and technical activities:M69 Legal and accounting activities
Sectoral Industries (NACE 4 digit)
Computer programming, consultancy and related activities:J6201 Computer programming activities - Computer programming, consultancy and related activities:J6209 Other information technology and computer service activities - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding:K6419 Other monetary intermediation - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding:K6420 Activities of holding companies - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding:K6430 Trusts, funds and similar financial entities - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding:K6491 Financial leasing - Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security:K6511 Life insurance - Insurance, reinsurance and pension funding, except compulsory social security:K6530 Pension funding - Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities:K6611 Administration of financial markets - Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities:K6619 Other activities auxiliary to financial services, except insurance and pension funding - Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities:K6629 Other activities auxiliary to insurance and pension funding - Activities auxiliary to financial services and insurance activities:K6630 Fund management activities - Public administration and defence; compulsory social security:O8413 Regulation of and contribution to more efficient operation of businesses - Activities of membership organisations:S9411 Activities of business and employers membership organisations - Activities of membership organisations:S9412 Activities of professional membership organisations
Cross-sectoral industries
Environmental Industries
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems
Alliances:Low carbon industries Ecosystems:Digital
Technology fields
G\: Physics:Information and communication technology [ICT] specially adapted for specific application fields
S3 EU priority areas

Services

Support services provided

Access to the European Internal Market
Internationalisation Support (access to third countries markets)
Facilitation of collaboration between members (within the cluster)
Facilitation of external collaboration (beyond cluster) such as matchmaking
Development of human resources, such as staff mobility, access to training

Support services for upskilling and reskilling of companies workforce

Lifelong learning - Mentoring - Talent Attraction - Involvement in a local skills strategy

Cooperation activities

International cooperation

Targeted countries

China
India
Japan
United States

Transnational cooperation

Targeted countries

Germany
Lithuania
Netherlands
Sweden
France

Transnational support activites

Support to collaborative activities/etc.

International support activites

Support to collaborative activities/etc.

Connection to cluster organisation(s)

Profile name Location
Construction Cluster Ireland

Ireland

Membership in cluster networks, meta clusters and national associations of clusters

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Latest news and documents

News Achievements Published: 22.12.2021
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News Achievements Published: 25.11.2021
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News Published: 23.11.2021
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