Ireland Israel Business

an independent, non-political organisation that brings together Irish and Israeli companies and professionals who wish to explore mutually beneficial business opportunities


Ireland Israel Business is at the forefront of promoting bi-lateral investment between Ireland and Israel, while working to stimulate and strengthen business links between the two countries.

To provide a networking forum for Irish and Israeli professionals
To enhance and grow commercial links between Ireland and Israel to their mutual benefit
 To explore knowledge and innovation transfer opportunities
To promote and publicise Irish and Israeli R&D opportunities


The IIB organises both regular and ad-hoc events and campaigns to bring together the Irish and Israeli business communities. Examples include:

Organising Irish Trade Delegations to Israel

We organise and lead official Irish trade delegations to the biggest tech events in Israel – including the DLD Innovation Festival and CyberTech.

Campaign for direct flights between DUB and TLV

We lobby for a direct flight between DUB and TLV – two of Europe’s biggest tech hubs

Networking events

We run regular business networking and Meetups in both Ireland and Israel

Contacts and Introductions

We can help introduce you to key decision-makers, business leaders and thought leaders in both Ireland and Israel

Daily updates on social media formats

We’re all over Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn… ‘like’ us, ‘follow’ us!

Business development

We can help promote your company through organising road shows, marketing and promoting your presence in Ireland or Israel

The annual Start TLV Ireland event

Start Tel Aviv is an international start-up competition, where companies from 20 different countries compete for the opportunity of a 5 day intense start up experience to learn from the Tel Aviv tech ecosystem

Mattan Lass

Dual-qualified as a lawyer in both Ireland and Israel, Mattan has significant legal, business development and cross-border investment experience. Working with leading commercial law firm Philip Lee, Mattan founded Ireland’s first and only dedicated Israel Legal Desk, established to consult Israeli companies on all aspects of Irish law in relation to locating in Ireland and scaling business internationally. His clients include some of the most prominent Israeli tech investments in Ireland over recent years. He has also acted for a number of significant Israeli-led Irish real estate investments and is frequently instructed by members of the Israeli community in Ireland on diverse private law matters.

Adv. Mattan Lass

Head of Israel

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See our handy guides on taxation for Israelis living in Ireland, the process of purchasing Irish property, an explanation of Irish immigration options and more...


October 10, 2018

Alert – Norland Systems

We have been contacted by a number of small Irish food manufacturers that have been approached by an Israeli company called “Norland” or “Norland Systems”. Norland – apparently a bona-fide Israeli company…

August 17, 2018

New Website – Finally Live!

Welcome to our brand new website! Get the latest updates on Irish-Israeli trade developments and see our specialist tax and legal guides for the Israeli community in Ireland. The site…

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