“We have a fundamental opportunity in Ireland to do something. Whether we can be a world leader or not, I don’t know”
Aidan Connolly is chief executive of the Dublin agtech company Cainthus and president of AgriTech Capital. He talks to Ian Kehoe about why the food industry's fast adoption of artificial intelligence will help it through the Covid-19 crisis.
A wanted man: HP want Mike Lynch extradited to the US, while growing companies want both his investment and expertise
Despite having a billion-dollar court case and extradition hearings hanging over his head, Irish entrepreneur Mike Lynch continues to nurture the next generation of tech companies. In an exclusive interview, he discusses opportunities, AI, and the impact of his HP battle.
Military intelligence: Meet the former army ranger who has just raised $17.5m to bring AI to supply chain management
Irish businessman Barry Conlon believes his Texas-based company Overhaul could revolutionise supply chain management. Investors agree and have just cut a cheque for $17.5m. He now plans to scale the business across Europe from its new European headquarters in Dundalk.