Boston College Ireland Business Council

Enhancing Transatlantic Business
 

ABOUT US

The Boston College-Ireland Business Council is an initiative inspired by the 2016 Aer Lingus College Football Classic. Designed to enhance transatlantic business development opportunities between Boston and Ireland, the business council draws on the Boston College community and the Irish business community.

 

 

The Boston College-Ireland Business Council is directed jointly by the Global Leadership Institute (GLI) at Boston College and Ireland Gateway To Europe.

OBJECTIVES

OUR VISION

Create connections allowing innovative, entrepreneurial ventures to grow between Boston and Ireland, enhancing economic prosperity for both communities.

Create connections allowing innovative, entrepreneurial ventures to grow between Boston and Ireland, enhancing economic prosperity for both communities.

OUR VISION

Create connections allowing innovative, entrepreneurial ventures to grow between Boston and Ireland, enhancing economic prosperity for both communities.

1

To act as a vehicle to connect Boston and Irish Business leaders to build new meaningful relationships

2

To actively engage Boston based FDI alumni to support future investment into Ireland and vice versa

3

To maintain a deeply connected community to act as a soft landing for any transatlantic business ventures in Boston and Ireland

OUR PURPOSE

Shape the future of Boston-Ireland business relations by creating incomparable value and opportunity for our members, supporters, and ecosystem partners.

OUR VALUES

Create an environment of that is welcoming and open to creativity, imagination, and connectivity, where business leaders from Ireland and Boston College are welcome. Acting with persistence and determination to create opportunity, explore new relationships and ventures, and evolve prosperity.

 

BOARD OF ADVISORS

The Boston College-Ireland Business Council will have a small board of advisors consisting key members of the Boston College and Irish business communities. The Board, chaired by Jim Kelliher, will provide advice to the GLI and Ireland Gateway To Europe on realizing the organization’s vision and purpose and insight on maintaining its values.

 

CONTACT US

Dublin, Ireland

Robert MacGiolla Phádraig

Founder Ireland Gateway To Europe

13 Hume Street,

Dublin 2, Ireland

Tel: +353 1 4744698

Email: rmacgp@sigmar.ie

Boston, MA

Robert M. Mauro, PhD

Executive Director

Global Leadership Institute

Irish Institute

Boston College

 

Tel: +617.552.1999

Email: robert.mauro@bc.edu

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