NetworkIrlande and the France Ireland Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the winners of the Ireland France Annual Business Awards 2016.
The Jury was chaired by Gerry Halpenny, Senior Partner, LK Shields and composed of Sinéad Lonergan (Director France, Enterprise Ireland), Sebastien Carbon (Deputy Managing Director UK & Ireland, Ubifrance), Rory McNeill (Marketing Procurement and Communications Director, CRH), Gisele Hivert-Messeca (Directrice Ubifrance Irlande), Pierre Mongrué (Chef du Service Economique, l’Ambassade de France en Irlande), Jim Rice (Chartered Engineer & Business Consultant), Niamh Breslin (IDA Europe), and Anne Marie Ronayne, (MD Terra Connecta).
The Jury was very impressed by the quality of this year’s entrants, and also by the number of applications submitted. After considerable deliberation, the Jury has decided on the following for the Awards
- Grassland Agro as the Best French Company in Ireland.
- Venn Life Sciences as the Best Irish Company in France 2016.
- ECOCEM has won the special award for Impact on Climate Change.
These awards recognise the contribution of three successful companies to the development of trade and investment between Ireland and France.
The Jury commended the high quality of the candidates which included runners-up Amarenco, Crowley Carbon, Greenval Insurance, Sogeti and Veolia.
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