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The Return of the Dragon – Sunday Business Post by Tom Lyons

He was almost the president of Ireland, but fell at the last hurdle. Now Sean Gallagher is back. He wants to bring thousands of jobs to Ireland by creating space for business in a new €500m venture. View article here.

The Right Moves: Clyde Real Estate on the rise – by Paul McNeive

Sean Gallagher may have been runner up in the race for “The Aras,” but today he is leading the way in providing business parks throughout Ireland. As CEO of Clyde Real Estate, the former investor on Dragons Den is at the cutting edge of entrepreneurial support and I met him to discuss his strategy. Mr […]

Sean Gallagher Sunday Independent

Sean Gallagher raises €25m for new commercial property venture – Sunday Independent by Nick Webb

Sean Gallagher, the high-profile former presidential candidate, Dragon and Sunday Independent columnist has raised over €25m to buy commercial property with the launch of his new Clyde Real Estate group. Gallagher and his backers are seeking to tap into the huge demand for quality offices in Dublin and other parts of the country. The firm […]

Gallagher and Piercy launch €25 million property venture – Sunday Business Post by Tom Lyons

Entrepreneur and former presidential candidate Sean Gallagher has teamed up with Colm Piercy, the founder and chief executive of the Digiweb Group, to form a property venture which has already acquired one million square feet of office space. Clyde Real Estate has bought two of the biggest buildings in Ireland: the 300,000 square foot former […]

Clyde Real Estate Acquires site of former Alcatel Lucent HQ in Dublin – Business & Leadership by Sorcha Corcoran

A commercial property firm established last year by ex RTE Dragon Sean Gallagher and Digiweb founder Colm Piercy has acquired the former headquarters of tech giant Alcatel Lucent in Dublin. At over 300,000 sq ft and located in the IDA Business and Technology Park in Dublin 15, this represents the largest commercial property transaction in […]

Gallagher buys Braun – The Nationalist by Suzanne Pender

The former Braun site has been bought by well-known entrepreneur and former presidential candidate Seán Gallagher in what’s been described as one of the country’s largest commercial property transactions in 2015. The announcement came yesterday (Monday), following weeks of speculation and as exclusively revealed by The Nationalist last month. new commercial property firm Clyde real […]