International Development Ireland (IDI)

Established in 1989 by the Irish Government and privatised in 1996, International Development Ireland (IDI) is an Irish-based reputable consulting company focused on providing wide-range world-class services to transition economies in its core areas of expertise , i.e. Research and Science Development, Innovation Management, Technology Transfer and Private Sector Development. IDI is committed to providing a special quality of service excellence for its clients through strong project management, comprehensive consultancy and full institutional backstopping. This is guaranteed through a series of in-house quality control programmes and dedicated support personnel supported by  practitioners form the Irish development agencies. IDI capitalises on the lessons from the Irish economic experiences and draws on its founder for specialised practitioners actively involved in IDI's projects. Working with development experts who 'have done it before' , ensures a practical approach avoiding many of the strategic and operational pitfalls.