Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. We work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales in global markets. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.
Ireland has an excellent track record as a location for foreign direct investment (FDI) and has been chosen by many of the world’s leading global brands. A vibrant and ambitious country, Ireland has a highly qualified and innovative workforce, often cited by companies as one Ireland’s key strengths. Ireland is becoming a hub for activities such as Research & Development, Global Business Service Centres and High Value Manufacturing.
Competitiveness is a key factor for securing new investments from multinational companies. To support greater efficiency, increased productivity and greater competitiveness, IDA Ireland supports multinational companies on all aspects of their Lean journey.
Lean Business Ireland is a national brand that represents Ireland’s continuous drive for competiveness of indigenous and multinational enterprises located in Ireland using continuous improvement approaches. Lean Business Ireland is the community that represents the clients of Enterprise Ireland, IDA, Teagasc, BordBia& LEO’s who follow the Lean Six Sigma philosophy and proactively strive to improve their companies competitiveness on the global market.
The strategic objective of Lean Business Ireland will be driven through 5 pillars:
• Education, Training & Development