Stockholm visit with the Irish Prime Minister, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar
CX Index had the privilege of attending the Enterprise Ireland offices in Stockholm as part of a delegation of Irish companies with the Irish Prime Minister, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. The two-day visit to the Nordics by an Taoiseach, took place on October 3rd and 4th included meetings with his Swedish and Danish counterparts, namely, Stefan Löfven and Mette Frederiksen respectively.
As part of this visit, Irish companies were invited to attend a reception and other companies in attendance included: Collen, Zutec, Chanelle, Kirby, Taxback, Kingspan, Aerogen, Fexco, H&MV, Suir Engineering, DPS and Silverback. In 2018, exports by Irish companies to the Nordic region increased by an impressive 28.6%.
The Nordics is a key market of opportunity for CX Index, the proximity to Ireland, similar business culture and high calibre of companies located here, are key reasons that we have targeted this region.
During the same week, Pat Macken, our head of sales and Partnerships presented to a delegation of Travel companies as part of a delegation to Paris, companies in attendance at this event included Campsited, GuestDiary.com by AccuBook, Cation Consulting, p3 Hotels, CX Index™ and Propeller Shannon.
Pictured from left to right: Marina Donohoe (Director UK and Nordics, Enterprise Ireland), David Heneghan (CEO, CX Index), Leo Varadkar (An Taoiseach, Republic of Ireland), Dympna Hayes(Ireland’s Ambassador to Sweden), Tom Holgerrson (Head of Fintech and Financial Services, Nordics, Enterprise Ireland).