Learn / Our priorities for the public sector

The work of the public service is critical to the successful economic and social well-being of citizens and businesses who rely on these essential services. With over 300,000 employees, representing 13% of the Irish workforce, Ireland’s public sector organisations are among the largest employers in the state. Ibec has a deep and trusted relationship with Ireland’s largest public sector employers. We have built-up an unsurpassed knowledge of the challenges and issues facing the sector.  

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Recognised for outstanding service to the Irish public sector

Ibec were delighted to be recognised for business excellence and outstanding service to the Irish public sector in the Public Sector Magazine’s Excellence in Business Awards 2020.

This prestigious Award recognises organisations who have demonstrated outstanding service, continuity, track record and general excellence in business to the Irish Public Sector.

“Ibec is proud to work alongside our public sector members to provide fresh independent insights into the big topics of the day, whether it’s contingency planning for Brexit or preparing the workplace for change and a new era of work”
-Danny McCoy, Ibec CEO.


About our public sector team

Our public sector team, led by Eoghan Ó Faolain, is committed to ensuring the Irish public sector has all the supports required to meet the evolving needs of the sector.

For any queries, please contact us on 01 605 1500