Gigot Center


Irish Entrepreneurs Network

A catalyst of change and innovation, the Irish Entrepreneurs Network is a distinctively Notre Dame network of alumni and friends who are experienced in entrepreneurial endeavors and interested in supporting new venture development. The mission of the Irish Entrepreneurs Network is to create a forum for entrepreneurial-minded members of the Notre Dame family to contact each other for the purposes of networking and developing new business opportunities. The Irish Entrepreneurs Network supports the work of the Mendoza College of Business and the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship by providing Notre Dame students and alumni with the mentoring and networking assistance that is essential for building successful new businesses.

Members of the Irish Entrepreneurs Network hail from all over the world and a variety of industries, from healthcare and manufacturing to technology and finance. As a group, these members possess a broad range of skills. Among the ranks of esteemed group are senior executives, small-business owners, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, lawyers, bankers, engineers, scientists, educators and manufacturers. Despite their varied backgrounds and areas of expertise, all Irish Entrepreneurs Network share one vital common denominator: Notre Dame.