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We are delighted to announce that we have hired a brilliant new addition, and a fellow Swede, in Natalie Nekmouche.



Written by Gareth Fleming. As an avid watcher of anything Sci-fi related I am well used to a certain vision of the future. Where robots are either our faithful servants there to cater for the menial tasks we no longer want to do or they are busy becoming self-aware and in turn trying to put an end to the human race once and for all.



Robin Craig Director at Paragon Executive is delighted to announce the arrival of two experienced recruiters to join their Financial Services and Industry / Commerce divisions.



An award-winning Talent Development expert with a Masters in HRM and 20+ years’ Industry experience, Niamh Kennelly now joins Paragon Executive Intelligence as Principal Consultant to lead our new Human Resources Division.



The Compliance and Legal wing of Paragon Executive Intelligence is delighted to announce the introduction of a rising star in the legal recruitment market Mr Stephen Tierney.



On April 27th approximately 120 delegates arrived at The Morrison Hotel in Dublin to attend Paragon Executive’s international evening (first in a series of events).



Written by Tom O'Cuinneagain. Global economic trends shape the world we live in. New economic trends such as rising economies and progress in innovation constantly emerge and shape our lives. As we proceed into the latter of 2017, the following seven trends will be the most important issues facing global equity markets that global investors should consider when investing in overseas markets.



Written by Killian Dixon. The key to any successful business is the ability to grow and evolve as their market dictates it. The critical pieces to making these changes a smooth and successful process lies in the sometimes, unsung heroes of the company, the business analyst.



Written by Sean Sweeney. Paragon Executive have helped people relocate from all over the world to Dublin. Dublin is a wonderful City, with huge amounts of history and culture, and home to some of the biggest financial Services and Technology Companies in the world.



Written by Robin Craig. Ireland appears to be operating in its own little micro climate of economic growth over the past couple of years with many of the pre 2008 crash indicators of a buoyant and out of control economy returning.



3 members from the Paragon team were treated with a day out last week due to their hard work and high achievements over the past few months!



Written by Conor McHugh. In the last few years, Information Security has moved to the forefront of businesses’ priorities as large institutions’ reliance on technology has grown.



Written by Des Hartigan. Across all sectors and workplaces, proposals of new procedures focused around innovation and technology arrive eventually. Within the Hedge Fund space, specifically the Quant side, it seems Machine Learning concepts and the utilisation of Computer Analytics are being incorporated more and more frequently.



Written By Keith Philips. Throughout the year, the Industry team at Paragon Executive has seen an increasing demand for Newly Qualified Big 4 Accountants across all industries. Approaching the mid-way point in Q4 has not changed this focus, with many organisations from SME’s to Global plc’s now actively hiring within this demographic, for pipelining purposes or business need.



Written by Gareth Fleming. As market stability and growing economic confidence returns to the EU things are changing in the technology sector for those of us trying to hire in this space.



Written By Paul O'Reilly. The recent European Financial Forum, hosted by the FT and IDA, brought together a global gathering of speakers from various elements of the financial services spectrum.



Paragon Executive are proud to announce three promotions within the company!




Big deals need to be celebrated!



Paragon Executive announces new Non-Executive Director to our growing domestic and international teams.



A Huge Thank You to Mia and Justyna for co-ordinating the enormous task of three Landmark office moves in three Key Cities in three Countries in just three days this month!



We dusted off our golf clubs and teed off on Friday afternoon at Powerscourt Golf club. We weathered the storm and played 18 holes in a scramble format, with the winning score of -9. The winning team was Keith, John, Gary and Nate.



Paragon’s expert Salary Information for financial services market 2016 is out!



Paragon team recently enjoyed a team building day out – playing golf! We had a great time at the beautiful Powerscourt course, even in the freezing cold!



Paragon has just been asked to partner with a large financial services institution to deliver a large recruitment project within risk management.



Paragon Directors enjoyed a day of motivational speakers in January at the amazing Pendulum Summit.



Paragon enjoyed a highly successful business trip to the Middle East in 2015. This success is built upon driving relationship with prestigious clients and delivering on global search mandates. Paragon is also doing business in London and Luxembourg following success in the Middle East.



Well done to the Paragon lads who raised over €2,000 in in November by joining the global phenomenon Movember, raising funds for men's health. A great effort and lots of fun!