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IoD Breakfast Briefing - The Changing Funding Landscape for Irish Companies

In this presentation, John Bowe, Partner, Mazars, will discuss:

  • The funding landscape in terms of debt available through banks.
  • Alternative lenders and working capital options.
  • Equity options where private equity, both domestic and international, have been very active over the last 18 months.
  • Preparation for a funding process which is critical for a successful funding outcome.


Continental breakfast will be served from 7.30am with the briefing beginning at 8.00am sharp.

Places will be allocated on a first come basis.

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28 Mar
John Bowe , Partner, Mazars
07:30 - 09:00
Free to IoD Members
Grafton Suite, The Westbury Hotel, Grafton Street, Dublin 2
Sponsored by Mazars
Places Available

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John Bowe

Partner, Mazars

John Bowe is a Partner in Mazars Corporate Finance with over 15 years’ experience of working in the financial services sector.

He has successfully advised many of Ireland's companies and business people on a wide range of transactions including M&A, trade sales, strategic advisory, company valuations and IPOs. As a successful trade sale advisor, he has been involved in achieving exceptional terms and prices for clients.  

Previously, John was a founding member and director of Raglan Capital and worked for Merrion Stockbrokers as an equity research analyst concentrating on the financial services sector.

John is an Associate of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and a Registered Representative of the Irish Stock Exchange.


Mazars  is a leading professional services firm in Ireland. Services include audit, assurance, tax, consulting, financial advisory, corporate finance and financial outsourcing. With over 400 staff based in Dublin, Galway and Limerick, Mazars Ireland is part of an integrated partnership with over 23,000 professionals in 89 countries.