Brand Finance

Download logo: pdf svg eps png

Past event.

Brand Finance Ireland: Nation Brands 2019 Report Launch

Tuesday 15 October 2019, 07:45 - 09:30

Event overview.

The University of Notre Dame in association with Brand Finance Ireland invite you to join us for the launch of the Brand Finance Nation Brands 2019 Report.

The breakfast briefing will feature a presentation of the report findings and a panel discussion around the topic: Ireland's Continuing Brand Growth.

For more information on the event, please email

Click here to book tickets +


John Concannon

Vice President, NUIG

Ruth Cosgrove

Group Director of Communications, Smurfit Kappa

David Haigh

Chief Executive, Brand Finance plc

Simon Haigh

Managing Director, Brand Finance Ireland

Martin Naughton

Founder, Glen Dimplex

Barry O'Dowd

Retired (2018) Senior Executive and Company Director, IDA Ireland

Michael Darcy TD

Minister of State, Department of Finance

Kevin Whelan

Director, Notre Dame University


07:30 Registration
07:55 Welcome & Official Opening


Michael Darcy TD, Minister of State, Department of Finance


Presentation of Nation Brands 2019 Report Findings

David Haigh, CEO, and Simon Haigh, MD, Brand Finance 


Panel Discussion: 'The growing importance of Nation Branding'

Hosted by Barry O'Dowd, Former Senior Executive at IDA Ireland

with Martin Naughton, Founder, Glen Dimplex

John Concannon, Director General, Global Ireland

Ruth Cosgrove, Group Director of Communications, Smurfit Kappa

09:00 Networking & Refreshments
09:30 Event Close



University of Notre Dame,
O’Connell House,
58 Merrion Square,
Dublin 2


Tuesday 15 October 2019
07:45 - 09:30

Get in touch
T +44 (0)207 389 9400


In association with.


Support material.

Please get in touch: