Ibec welcomes announcement of Fredrik Persson as new BusinessEurope President

July 05, 2022

Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, has welcomed the announcement of Fredrik Persson as new President of BusinessEurope.  

Acknowledging the appointment, Ibec CEO Danny McCoy said: “On behalf of Irish business, I would like to formally congratulate Fredrik Persson on his appointment as the new President of BusinessEurope. We were delighted to welcome Mr. Persson to Ibec’s Dublin office last week, where we discussed how BusinessEurope is strongly positioned to support the EU in delivering ambitious policies to the benefit of business, workers, and citizens.

“At a critical juncture of the European project, we look forward to working closely with him and the BusinessEurope team in sustaining the strong ties between the Irish and wider European business community over the course of his Presidency.”