Press Releases

Scale Ireland raises the profile of Ireland's tech start-up and scale-up companies, while also showcasing the positive impact of Irish entrepreneurs on the wider economy in relation to employment, exports and innovation. Scale Ireland also draws attention in the media to key sectoral issues.
January 11, 2024

Scale Ireland to host third Regional Start-up Summit in Limerick

Scale Ireland, with the support of Google, and also Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF)...
November 3, 2023

The Finance Bill – CGT for Angel Investors

Scale Ireland has been engaging positively with the Department of Finance Ireland on ensuring...
October 10, 2023

Budget 2024: A big boost for Irish start-up and scaling companies

Scale Ireland, the independent not-for-profit representative organisation for Irish start-ups and...
July 24, 2023

Scale Ireland seeks over €300m for Enterprise Ireland’s Seed and Venture Capital Scheme in Budget 2024

Scale Ireland, the independent not-for-profit representative organisation for Irish start-ups...
January 11, 2023

The Annual Scale Ireland 'State of Start-ups' Survey 2023

We want to get your views on issues including the availability of capital, staffing...
December 7, 2022

Scale Ireland welcomes the new White Paper on Enterprise

Scale Ireland has welcomed the publication of the Government’s new White Paper on Enterprise Policy
October 5, 2022

Scale Ireland welcomes Enterprise Ireland’s new PreSeed Start Fund

Scale Ireland welcomes the launch of the new PreSeed Start Fund by Enterprise Ireland...
September 27, 2022

Scale Ireland Welcomes #Budget2023 Measures Supporting Start-ups

‍‍Scale Ireland welcomes measures announced in Budget 2023...
October 12, 2021

Budget 2022: A Startup Summary by Brian Caulfield

Much like last year, this is another “macro budget”. There were, in my view, relatively few...
October 12, 2021

Scale Ireland Welcomes #Budget2022 Measures Supporting Start-ups

Scale Ireland has welcomed measures announced in Budget 2022, including changes to the Employment...
January 22, 2021

Scale Ireland Welcomes SME Taskforce Report and Seeks Swift Implementation

Scale Ireland, which represents, supports and advocates on behalf of indigenous tech start-up...
October 13, 2020

Budget 2021: A Startup Summary by Brian Caulfield

The overall summary is that there is not much to report, but there is hope that an evaluation of...
June 16, 2020

Scale Ireland’s Startups Policy Impact - National & EU

Since Scale Ireland’s launch, we have worked tirelessly to advocate for a policy environment that...
June 5, 2020

Navigating COVID-19 startup supports

Since Government launched several new COVID-19 emergency relief schemes, we have helped tens of...
April 9, 2020

How Scale Ireland is supporting startups during COVID-19

In mid-March 2020, as the world began to go into lock down over the Coronavirus pandemic, the...
April 9, 2020

Is Ireland being ambitious enough for our startups?

I want to talk about the policy environment for Irish startups.I’m the co-founder of Pointy, a...