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The Asia Pacific Ireland Business Forum is a unique construction focussed on building connections between & with the GAA Clubs & business groups based in the Asia-Pacific & Gulf Regions. Introduced formally in 2007, the APIBF events bring together Irish business people, people doing business with Ireland & Friends of Ireland in the dynamic Asia-Pacific & Gulf Regions.

Connacht GAA

The Connacht Council is a Provincial council of the Gaelic Athletic Association sports of hurling, Gaelic football, camogie, rounders and handball in the province of Connacht. The Connacht Council has been partnered with the New York and London County Boards to help develop Gaelic Games internationally. Connacht Council's main contribution to this goal is the provision of resources such coaching and referees.

Croke Park

Croke Park has been at the heart of Irish sporting life for over a hundred years. Boasting a capacity for 82,300 people, the stadium is the home of Gaelic games and the headquarters of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA).

The stadium is one of the largest in Europe, with a capacity of 82,300 and can accommodate all types of events - from field sports to concerts, meetings to tradeshows and bespoke banqueting.

Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is the government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets. We work in partnership with Irish enterprises to help them start, grow, innovate and win export sales on global markets. In this way, we support sustainable economic growth, regional development and secure employment.


Guinness is one of the most successful beer brands worldwide. It is brewed in almost 60 countries and is available in over 100.[1] Annual sales total 850 million litres (1.5 billion imperial or 1.8 billion US pints). The company has had its headquarters in London from 1932 onwards. It merged with Grand Metropolitan plc in 1997, and is now part of the British based multinational alcohol conglomerate Diageo.

Kerry Group

Kerry is one of the largest and most technologically advanced ingredients companies in the world, producing thousands of application specific ingredients for the world’s leading food manufacturers and foodservice companies. With our world class manufacturing facilities and dedicated sales offices, we have a strong presence in Asia. Our product development teams specialise in application specific ingredients designed to meet the needs of our customers.

PCH International

PCH International was founded by Liam Casey in 1996, with corporate headquarters in Cork, Ireland and operational headquarters in Shenzhen, China.

Our services span all stages of the consumer product development and supply chain, from concept to delivery, and all critical steps in between. We combine our end-to-end services with a unique understanding of China and transparent partnerships to deliver absolute peace of mind to our clients.

ESB International

ESB International (ESBI) is a growing international energy company and one of Europe's leading engineering and consultancy organisations. We are part of ESB's non-regulated businesses and operate across a wide area of the energy industry.

We invest in, build, own, operate and maintain power stations nationally and internationally, as well as trade electricity in competitive European energy markets.