Export Series Webinar: Investing in U.S Opportunities
SelectUSA is the U.S. federal level program that is responsible for promoting and supporting foreign direct investment into the United States. Since opening in 2017, the SelectUSA office in Ireland has helped to facilitate over $2 billion of Irish investment in the United States. Ireland is one of only 11 markets worldwide that has a dedicated SelectUSA office to support indigenous companies with expanding into the U.S. market. This webinar is held in partnership with our 2021 Export Series sponsors – Rhenus Logistics, Iarnród Eireann-Irish Rail, Rosslare Europort and Fleet Magazine.
Speakers & Topics:
Alexandra McKnight, Chargé d’Affaires of the United States Embassy in Ireland
- An overview of Ireland’s investment in the United States.
Gerard McCaughey, Chief Executive Officer at Entekra
- An overview of Entekra’s involvement in the SelectUSA programme and what opportunities it has led to and challenges they faced.
Alex Murphy, Managing Director at BFree Foods
- An insight into BFree Foods’ involvement in the SelectUSA programme and advice for interested businesses.
Conor Kenny, Regional Investment Advisor, SelectUSA, U.S. Embassy
- An overview of the SelectUSA program and how it has helped businesses in the past.