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Gavin J Gallagher - Big Trends Driving the Office Market

Ep. 19

Gavin has a fascinating Business and the story behind East Point, his business park in Dublin is truly brilliant.

East Point is home to a vibrant mix of indigenous Irish, multinational and Fortune 500 companies. Set in 40 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens with waterfront walks, café’s, crèche, outdoor gourmet food market, sports facilities and over 50 office blocks.

To create this site is a fantastic achievement but to do this on a site that, when they purchased, was being used as landfill is amazing!

In this episode recorded on 7th March 2020 we discuss;

How he was thrown into the family business.

Turning a parcel of land used as a dump into a huge business park that has almost 10,000 visitors per day and some of the challenges they had to overcome.

Attracting and keeping Today's Blue Chip tech businesses as tenants.

How Environmental, Social and Green policies have shaped his tenants needs and also his business model.

The struggles in developing a site that runs as its own Eco system.

Challenges in managing business park of this size

and a whole lot more

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