Startup Grind Hosts Liz McCarthy CEO, Scale Ireland
Startup Grind are hostingScale Ireland exists to inform policy change so we can foster indigenous innovation alongside continuing to attract FDI.
As a small, open knowledge economy, Liz’ believes that Ireland has a real opportunity to foster a world-class startup ecosystem. But we need the right policy environment for this to happen. Register now at: https://www.startupgrind.com/events/details/startup-grind-dublin-presents-we-are-hosting-liz-mccarthy-ceo-scale-ireland/#/
Liz is Chief Executive of Scale Ireland, who are providing the bridge between the startup ecosystem and government. It’s mission is to inform policy change and secure a coherent policy environment that enables Ireland’s innovation-driven startups to succeed and scale.
Right now Scale Ireland are calling on political leaders to prioritise startups within enterprise policy as they seek election and form a new government. Over 70 founders and startup leaders have signed up to date, and it’s gaining real momentum. Most recently Liz held a variety of roles at Dogpatch Labs, and previously worked with Kerry-based Fexco and fintech startups. While at Dogpatch Labs, highlights including playing a leadership role in winning the Google for Startups “Trailblazers Global Citizenship Award” for contribution to the global network, a Global D&I Award, and the opportunity to host roundtable discussions with both the Duke & Duchess of Sussex and the King & Queen of The Netherlands.
This is one to not miss out on, as the great work impacts all from Tramore to Killybegs.