Profile Leo Clancy

Leo Clancy Leo Clancy
Head of Technology, Consumer & Business Services
IDA Ireland
 

Leo Clancy is IDA Ireland’s Head of Technology, Consumer & Business Services. IDA Ireland is the Irish Governments agency responsible for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). His client portfolio includes 9 of the Top 10 Technology companies in the world.

Prior to joining IDA in May 2013, Leo spent 17 years in the telecommunications industry where he held a number of engineering and management roles. His previous positon was with e|net, an Irish regional fibre network provider, where he led the technology function. Leo also worked for 13 years at Ericsson, primarily within Global Services and on leading edge mobile network rollout. During his time with Ericsson, Leo worked extensively towards the African market.

Leo holds a degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering and a diploma in Electronics & Telecommunications.