Ireland’s most exciting companies are going for global growth. From Enterprise Ireland’s top 100 list, here are 20 rising stars
15. Emydex Technology
Funding: self-funded with Enterprise Ireland backing
Ambition: rapid expansion
The agrifood software company plans to add 20 software developer staff in the next year, doubling its numbers. It recently won a valuable contract with Namibian firm MeatCo.
In the aftermath of the horse meat scandal and with growing food safety concerns worldwide, the time is ripe for fast growth.
Emydex is in the hot agritech space, providing software that gives critical food traceability in the industry for food processing companies like Dawn Meats and Moy Park, helping them track producing, costs and origin of product.
Written by Róisín Burke – Sunday Business Post