President of Ireland Michael D.Higgins to be honoured with the Inaugural TK Whitaker Award for Outstanding Contribution to Public Life, Sir Bob Geldof to be honoured with Outstanding Contribution to Ireland Award and Susan Whelan, CEO, Leicester City Football Club to be honoured with Global Irish Outstanding Achievement in Business Award on December 15th 2016
2016 Business & Finance
The 42nd Annual Business & Finance Irish Business Awards will take place on Thursday, December 15th at The Convention Centre Dublin. President of Ireland Michael D.Higgins to be honoured with the Inaugural TK Whitaker Award for Outstanding Contribution to Public Life, Sir Bob Geldof will receive the Outstanding Contribution to Ireland Award. In addition Susan Whelan, CEO, Leicester City Football Club will receive Global Irish Outstanding Achievement in Business Award. This years awards will also celebrate A History of Irish Business Recognising 100 Great Irish Companies.
A Legacy of Excellence
Since it’s launch in September 1964 as Ireland’s first business magazine, Business & Finance has celebrated over 50 years delivering insightful news, comment and analysis to and about the Irish and international business community.
Today, Business & Finance Media Group operates a range of media activities in print, digital and events in Ireland, the UK, the US and Asia Pacific, servicing global Irish business networks and international investors in Ireland.
The Business and Finance Awards Programme was established in 1974. Over the past 41 years it has become the longest running and most coveted business awards programme in Ireland.
This prestigious awards programme has celebrated the outstanding achievements of some of the most outstanding business leaders of our time.
The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH
William J. Clinton
Senator George Mitchell
Sir Anthony O’Reilly
Niall FitzGerald KBE