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DescriptionAgency Supporting Irish Companies


Start-Up Fund, 11/2011 €10M
Start-Up Fund, 4/2014 €500k


Global HQ
East Point Business Park
Dublin, 3, IRL
Co Clare, IRL
4500 Atlantic Avenue
Westpark, Shannon
Co Clare, IRL


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Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government agency responsible for the development and promotion of the indigenous business sector. Their 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.

Through their extensive network of Irish and international offices, Enterprise Ireland works with their clients to assist them to compete and to grow.

Their key focus for Irish companies is covered under the following five areas of activity:

Achieving export sales; Investing in research and innovation; Competing through productivity; Starting up & scaling up; Driving regional enterprise

Through the Start In Ireland programme, Enterprise Ireland offers support to entrepreneurs looking to relocate their startups to Ireland. Enterprise Ireland also provides assistance for international companies who are searching for world-class Irish suppliers. Enterprise Ireland can help international companies who want to set up food and drink manufacturing operations in Ireland.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
AltraTech 4/2014Venture Round€900k3
PageFair 3/2014Seed$400k3
Good4U 3/2014Venture Round€1M3
ZinMobi 3/2014Seed€560k1
Instacoach 2/2014Seed€50k1
LearnUpon 1/2014Seed€550k1
PR Slides 1/2014Seed€500k6
Metabolomic Diagnostics 1/2014Venture Round€750k2
PropelAd.com 1/2014Convertible Note$550k3
WhatSalon 12/2013Seed€50k1
TCAS Online 11/2013Seed€650k2
Trustev 10/2013Seed$3M7
HeyStaks 10/2013Venture Round€800k3
Kitman Labs 10/2013Angel€475k1
Wattics 10/2013Seed€650k2
Von Bismark 9/2013Seed€350k1
Tapastreet 9/2013Seed€500k2
NewsWhip 9/2013Seed$1.1M6
BlikBook 7/2013Seed$1.3M3
Cubic Telecom 5/2013Series B$5.2M3
FeedHenry 5/2013Series A$9M5
Zinc software 4/2013Venture Round€650k3
Cluey 3/2013Seed$1M3
Guidecentral 3/2013Seed$650k9
Evercam 2/2013Seed€500k1
Amartus 1/2013Venture Round€1.2M2
Digit Game Studios 1/2013Series A$2.5M3
Instant Opinion 1/2013Seed€50k1
wripl 1/2013Grant€200k1
Synference 2013Seed$70k1
farmflo 12/2012Seed€70k1
Skynet Labs 12/2012Seed€283k2
Kitman Labs 11/2012Seed€55k1
Gridstore 10/2012Series A$12.5M4
In Hand Guides 10/2012Venture Round€400k2
Soundwave 10/2012Seed$1M5
PropelAd.com 9/2012Angel$250k4
Popdeem 9/2012Seed$150k2
Keelvar 8/2012Seed€750k3
Copperfasten 5/2012Venture Round€500k2
XINTEC 5/2012Venture Round€900k2
Wavebreak Media 3/2012Venture Round€400k2
swiftQueue 2/2012Seed€50k1
Nomos Software 2/2012Venture Round€500k2
Betapond 1/2012Venture Round€1.15M2
Profitero 12/2011Series A€750k3
EpiSensor 12/2011Venture Round€850k2
RedT 12/2011Venture Round€900k2
Ideal Binary 11/2011Seed$1M2
Ikon Semiconductor 10/2011Venture Round€800k2
neoSurgical 9/2011Venture Round€1.6M2
Swrve 9/2011Seed$2.7M5
CurrencyFair 9/2011Venture Round€250k1
Phorest 8/2011Seed€1.3M4
Brandtone 8/2011Venture Round€10M3
MuteButton 6/2011Venture Round€200k1
Lighthouse BCS 6/2011Venture Round1
Radisens Diagnostics 6/2011Venture Round€1.1M2
ServiceFrame 4/2011Venture Round€950k2
Digital Mines 3/2011Venture Round€750k2
Gridstore 12/2010Seed€1.5M2
Wavebreak Media 9/2010Venture Round€350k2
InishTech 9/2010Venture Round€1.8M3
SolarPrint 6/2010Venture Round$1.93M2
britebill 5/2010Seed€400k1
ChipSensors 4/2010Venture Round$2.7M3
ResourceKraft 4/2010Seed$813k2
Onformonics 2/2010Seed€600k3
Dial2Do 12/2009Series A€1M2
Redmere Technology 12/2009Series B$5.6M4
DecaWave 12/2009Seed€300k1
Beyond Encryption Technologies 10/2009Series B$1.06M1
MPSTOR 10/2009Series A$2.21M3
Saaspoint 10/2009Venture Round$2.01M1
Intune Networks 10/2009Venture Round$32.5M7
BiancaMed 9/2009Series B$8.7M3
WhoseView.ie 7/2009Seed€20k1
Opsona 6/2009Series B$4.6M6
Equiendo 4/2009Series A$1.96M1
Clavis Technology 4/2009Series A€2.1M4
Ticket ABC 3/2009Seed€226k1
DataKraft 1/2009Venture Round€1M3
Firecomms 1/2009Venture Round$5M6
WhatClinic.com 1/2009Angel€1.25M3
Kore Virtual Machines 1/2009Angel€1.6M4
Redmere Technology 11/2008Venture Round$7M4
Async Technologies 10/2008Venture Round$3.16M3
Movidius 10/2008Series A$14M7
Cicero Networks 10/2008Angel€1.4M3
nooked 8/2008Seed€1M2
PutPlace 4/2008Angel€1M3
Biosensia 2/2008Venture Round$2.93M4
Zignals 12/2007Series A€2.5M3
Sentry Wireless 12/2007Seed€750k1
Clavis Technology 12/2007Seed2
Blastbeat 11/2007Venture Round€1.1M2
ChipSensors 8/2007Venture Round$1.44M2
Tunepresto 1/2007Series A€200k2
Edenbee.com 2007Seed€250k3
AdaptiveMobile 4/2006Series A$5.67M2
Lightstorm Networks 2/2006Series A€4.35M4
Cinario 1/2006Venture Round$908k5
Selatra 8/2005Angel€2M2
Arantech 5/2005Series B$10M5
CELtrak 5/2005Venture Round$1.55M2
CAPE Technologies 3/2005Venture Round$1.6M2
Xiam 8/2004Series A€1M2
AMT (Aircraft Management Technologies) 5/2002Series B€5M3



  1. Enterprise Ireland Launches €10M International Start-Up Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  2. €500k fund launched for aviation and manufacturing start-ups (businessandleadership.com) [edit]
  3. Enterprise Ireland to invest €600k in 12 female-led businesses (siliconrepublic.com) [edit]
  4. AltraTech Raises €900k (finsmes.com) [edit]
  5. PageFair Raises $400K in Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  6. €1m investment in Sligo based heath food company (businessandfinance.com) [edit]
  7. ZinMobi secures €560k to drive international growth (businessandleadership.com) [edit]
  8. Enterprise Ireland (enterprise-ireland.com) [edit]
  9. Cloud learning player LearnUpon closes €550k seed round (siliconrepublic.com) [edit]
  10. PR Slides Raises €500K (finsmes.com) [edit]
  11. Metabolomic Diagnostics secures €750k in venture funding (businessandleadership.com) [edit]
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  14. TCAS Online Raises €650K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  15. Trustev Closes $3M Seed Funding Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  16. HeyStaks announces €800,000 funding and launches developer programme (digitaltimes.ie) [edit]
  17. Irish sports science start-up Kitman Labs raises €475,000 – 24 high-tech jobs on way (siliconrepublic.com) [edit]
  18. Citation Needed [add]
  19. Dublin tech start-up Von Bismark raises €350k to revolutionise the high street (businessandleadership.com) [edit]
  20. Location-Based Photo And Video Discovery App Tapastreet Raises $500,000 Seed Round (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  21. NewsWhip Raises $1.1M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  22. BlikBook Raises $1.3M In Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  23. Cubic Telecom Secures $5.2M To Create Devices That Roam Mobile Networks Cheaply (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  24. FeedHenry Secures $9M Funding Led By Intel Capital To Feed Boom in Mobile Enterprise (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  25. Zinc Software Raises €650K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
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  29. Amartus Raises €1.2M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  30. Digit Raises $2.5M Series A For Its ‘Seamlessly Cross-Platform’ Games (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  31. Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund (enterprise-ireland.com) [edit]
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  33. Enterprise Ireland funded companies showcase (enterprise-ireland.com) [edit]
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  35. http://www.siliconrepublic.com/start-ups/item/30929-dublin-cloud-firm-skynet/ (skynetlabs.com) [edit]
  36. 15 entrepreneurs and start-ups set to benefit from €750k Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund – Minister Bruton (enterprise-ireland.com) [edit]
  37. Gridstore Raises $12.5 Million In Series A Financing For Grid-Based Scale-Out Storage (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  38. In Hand Guides Raises €400K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  39. Soundwave raises €1 million in seed funding from Mark Cuban and ACT Venture Capital, hits 560,000 plays five days after launch (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  40. Citation Needed [add]
  41. Wayra on Silicon Republic (siliconrepublic.com) [edit]
  42. Keelvar raises €750k to expand government procurement service (keelvar.com) [edit]
  43. Copperfasten Receives €500K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  44. XINTEC Raises €900K (finsmes.com) [edit]
  45. WaveBreak Media Raises €400K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  46. Enterprise Ireland CSF (swiftqueue.com) [edit]
  47. Nomos Software Raises €500K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  48. Betapond Raises €1.15M in Venture Capital Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  49. Profitero Raises €750K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  50. EpiSensor Raises €850K (finsmes.com) [edit]
  51. RED-T Raises €900k in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  52. Interactive pop-up publisher raises $1 million (kidscreen.com) [edit]
  53. Ikon Semiconductor Raises €800K in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  54. neoSurgical Raises €1.6M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  55. Swrve raises $2.7M for real-time gamer feedback (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  56. Citation Needed [add]
  57. Irish Times Article (irishtimes.com) [edit]
  58. Business & Leadership (businessandleadership.com) [edit]
  59. MuteButton Secures €200,000 Investment to Accelerate Launch of Novel Tinnitus Treatment Device (alphagalileo.org) [edit]
  60. Lighthouse BCS Raises Venture Capital Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  61. Radisens Diagnostics Raises €1.1M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  62. ServiceFrame wins €950,000 in funding (rte.ie) [edit]
  63. Digital Mines Receives €750,000 investment (blog.digitalmines.com) [edit]
  64. Gridstore Completed €1.5M Seed Funding Round (finsmes.com) [edit]
  65. Wave Break Media Receives €350K Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  66. Bank of Ireland Seed Fund Leads Syndicated €1.8m Investment in InishTech (inishtech.com) [edit]
  67. Solar energy pioneers bag €1.6m investment (solarprint.ie) [edit]
  68. Irish Times (irishtimes.com) [edit]
  69. Kernel Capital leads funding round for ChipSensors (realdeals.eu.com) [edit]
  70. EDGAR [edit]
  71. Software firm Onformonics gets €0.6m Investment (onformonics.com) [edit]
  72. Dial2Do Calls Up First Funding For Voice Activation System (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
  73. RedMere Wires $5.6M For HD Cables (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
  74. Citation Needed [add]
  75. Expansion at Beyond Encryption (irishtimes.com) [edit]
  76. MPSTOR confirm €1.5 m investment simultaneous with the appointment of new CEO (haconnect.ie) [edit]
  77. 18th October 2009 Saaspoint attracts 1.35 million in investment (saaspoint.com) [edit]
  78. AltAssets (altassets.com) [edit]
  79. BiancaMed, Ltd.: Series B $8.7M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
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  81. Opsona Therapeutics, Ltd.: Series B $4.6M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
  82. EDGAR [edit]
  83. Clavis Technology secures €2.1 million venture funding (clavistechnology.com) [edit]
  84. archives.tcm.ie [edit]
  85. Datakraft wins €1m investment boost (techcentral.ie) [edit]
  86. Firecomms raises $5 million (eetimes.eu) [edit]
  87. Innovative Irish firms net vital investment funding (irishtimes.com) [edit]
  88. Games firm led by Havok founders raises €1.6m in funding (independent.ie) [edit]
  89. Redmere raises further $7 million in funding (archives.tcm.ie) [edit]
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  91. Movidia Raises $14 Million For Mobile Video Processing Technology (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  92. Cicero raises €1.4m in funding (archives.tcm.ie) [edit]
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  94. PutPlace secures further funding, strengthens team (uk.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  95. EDGAR [edit]
  96. Microsoft teams up with Irish start-up Zignals to launch beta online service (finfacts.ie) [edit]
  97. Citation Needed [add]
  98. Clavis Secures Funding from Enterprise Ireland (clavistechnology.com) [edit]
  99. Company backed by Ryans to wind up (sbpost.ie) [edit]
  100. EDGAR [edit]
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  103. EDGAR [edit]
  104. Lightstorm Networks raises €4.35m to expand in the US (archives.tcm.ie) [edit]
  105. EDGAR [edit]
  106. SELATRA PUTS E2M IN GAMES PLAN (selatra.com) [edit]
  107. Arantech Raises $10M (lightreading.com) [edit]
  108. EDGAR [edit]
  109. Cape Technologies receives €1.2m funding (archives.tcm.ie) [edit]
  110. Xiam raises €1 million and reduces investors (archives.tcm.ie) [edit]
  111. AMT raises €5m in second round funding (flightman.com) [edit]
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