Press Releases

Cyber-security remains a priority for Irish businesses, with almost half likely to increase investment in risk mitigation

09 Mar 2023

Cyber-security remains a priority for many Irish businesses, with almost half planning to increase spending on cyber-security controls in 2023. The latest Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR) found that 48% of business leaders in Ireland plan on increasing spending on cyber controls throughout the year. In addition, 52% said they have introduced or upgraded new risk testing measures over the last 12 months, highlighting the necessity of cyber-security controls.

10% year-on-year increase in the number of women in senior management roles in Ireland

08 Mar 2023

40% of women in Ireland now hold senior management positions, which is up from 30% in 2022, according to Grant Thornton’s research into women in business in the global mid-market. This research was conducted as part of Grant Thornton’s annual International Business Report.

Irish businesses focusing on managing risks for the next 12 months as they navigate economic uncertainty

02 Mar 2023

Grant Thornton’s latest International Business Report highlights the resilience and adaptability of Irish businesses as they aim to mitigate new and emerging risks