Sean Gallagher is recognised nationally as a champion for small business and job creation. He is currently co founder and CEO of¬†Clyde Real Estate, a¬†leading Irish commercial property firm. Previously, he set up and was CEO of Ireland’s largest home technology company, Smarthomes.¬† A former investor on the TV series, Dragons Den (Shark Tank) and a finalist in the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards, Sean is also a popular business writer with the Sunday Independent newspaper.


Sean Gallagher Writer

A strong believer in the power of positive stories, Sean currently writes in the Sunday independent, Ireland’s largest selling newspaper with a readership of almost 1 million people. Each week, Sean profiles successful entrepreneurs who share with him the lessons they have learned about everything from strategy and innovation, to focus, leadership and resilience. He calls them his unsung heroes. Their stories now help inform and inspire the next generation of business leaders.
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Sean is a highly engaging speaker. He has both a passion and a gift for inspiring others. He speaks with energy, enthusiasm and authenticity. The diversity of his experience, in areas such as business, politics, agriculture, youth work, disability and sport, provides him with unique insights into the key areas of Leadership, Business Development and Personal Growth. His message helps empower audiences to build success in their own lives and in their organisations.  


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