As international investment in Dublin grows, so does the city’s need for professional services.

Since the early 90s, demand has consistently increased as large companies bringing FDI to the city began to centralise their functional support activities here. As a result, law, accounting, R&D, marketing, real estate and management consulting are all well represented in the city.

Today, Dublin is considered a centre of excellence for global business services. Demand continues to grow as more global leaders base their European and EMEA headquarters here.

Why professional services choose Dublin?

Businesses generally choose Dublin for its colourful culture and business-friendly tax incentives. But for professional services companies, there’s other reasons to set up shop in the city too.

  • skilled workforce of highly educated and dynamic talent is readily available
  • Business services based in Ireland deliver better customer service, according to the IDA
  • The IDA also says that professional services companies here also tend to reduce costs and find more innovative solutions, which is good for shareholders
  • Access to the hundreds of international businesses located right on their doorstep

What companies are in Dublin?

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