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Enterprise Ireland connects Canadian businesses with Irish companies. Tell us what you need and we'll find your ideal business partner.

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Why partner with Irish businesses?

Irish businesses are making a global impact, delivering innovative solutions to some of our most pressing challenges.

Europe's fastest growing economy

Irish businesses are globalised, forward-looking and ambitious – their partners benefit from this dynamic approach.

One of the world’s most innovative ecosystems

Irish small and medium businesses are the most innovative in Europe and are supported by a world-class R&D ecosystem.

A global technology centre

Irish companies grow up alongside the biggest names in tech, life sciences and financial services and meet the standards of global leaders.

A culture of entrepreneurship

Irish people are renowned for developing business opportunities worldwide and their ambition means a sharp focus on success.

The Irish Advantage

Innovative, flexible and trusted – Irish companies are delivering competitive advantage in key Canadian industries. Ireland’s uniquely open, fast-moving and collaborative economy has developed business people and companies with an unequalled track record of meeting the needs of global market leaders.

Canada is one of Ireland’s largest markets for export products and services. Ireland and Canada enjoy strong historical, cultural and political links, with a similar business culture. More than 400 Enterprise Ireland client companies are doing business in Canada, employing some 6,000 people, with a significant number having a local presences.

The Canada-Europe Trade Agreement (CETA) – a New Global Standard for Trade Agreements removes tariffs between the EU and Canada, making it easier and more economical for Irish and Canadian companies to do business, creating sizeable new market access opportunities.

Committed to EU

A member since 1973

1st for Flexibility

And adaptability of people

1st for Innovation

Among EU SMEs

Canadian Trade Partner

CETA makes it easier to do business

3rd Most Resilient

Supply chain in the world

10th Most Reputable

Country in the world

The sectoral experts in our Toronto office are committed to matching you to an Irish exporter that can deliver on your specific challenges. Talk to our local specialists to identify your ideal Irish partner to address your innovation challenges, improve your efficiency or meet your sub-supply needs.

Transforming industries - from fintech to farming


With a uniquely collaborative medtech ecosystem that includes academic support and world-class research centres, Irish companies are well positioned to provide the solutions that healthcare providers need.

Digital entertainment

Ireland’s passion for creative storytelling combined with cutting-edge artistry and innovation produces award-winning entertainment for the world’s biggest networks.


As a global financial services and technology hub, Ireland is a source of fintech innovation, with the knowledge and expertise that customers need to suceed.

How Enterprise Ireland can help you

Enterprise Ireland is the Irish Government's trade and innovation agency. Our goal is to build successful, long-term business relationships between international companies and Irish partners.

Access to Innovation

As one of the world's largest seed capital investors, we help develop a pipeline of cutting edge Irish companies.

Connect to Businesses

Our industry experts understand your requirements and match you with a shortlist of Irish partners that can deliver on them.

Get Direct Introductions

We make direct introductions to the right people in Irish companies, enhancing and simplifying your experience.

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Contact Canada Office

For expert assistance finding your Irish partner, get in touch with your local Enterprise Ireland office.

Enterprise Ireland - Canada
1 University Avenue,
Suite 1604,
Toronto, ON M5J 2P1

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