Microfinance Ireland is part-funded by the Irish Government by the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation as part of the Government’s Action Plan for Jobs.
The mission of the DBEI is to support the creation of jobs by promoting the development of a competitive business environment in which enterprises will operate to high standards and grow in sustainable markets. The department has committed itself to prioritising investment in science, technology and innovation and the development of the knowledge society.
DBEI is currently overseen by:
Heather Humphreys, TD, Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation
Pat Breen, TD, Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection