SIBA Membership & Events 2023

Membership fees are Corporate €350, SMES €200 and Individuals €75

Please see application forms on the SIBA website  and return to  SIBA , 4 Leeson Place, Adelaide Road, Dublin 2. 

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ambassador Dr. Benedict Gubler as Swiss Ambassador to Ireland in March 2022 and wish him and his wife Clethé our best wishes for a successful and happy posting in Ireland. 

May 2023 : Breakfast/Lunch on Climate Change and ESG – European Sustainability   

 – SIBA  Annual Golf Day – September 2023 – Book through 

August 1st – is always Swiss National Day !

           ”Ireland as a leadership hub through Green Impact Initiatives”                                                 

Past SIBA Events 2019 

November 2019  SIBA support Market study to Basel and Zurich in Medtech with EI. 

October 2019 SIBA support visit by the President of the Watch Association of Switzerland to Waterford (Little Geneva)

June 2019 SIBA Chair attend the Irish Fund Managers Workshop in Zurich 

June  2019 The 15th SIBA Golf Event K-Club Palmer Course Co Kildare

January 2019 – SIBA annual  luncheon hosted by Trinity College Dublin

with Guest Speaker Dr Will Barton, O.B.E. Chairman Irish Manufacturing Research (IMR)

55 persons attended


Looking back 2018

May 2018- Trade Missions to Zurich/Basel and Geneva:

Enterprise Ireland ran another successful Trade Visit in IOT and Pharma to Zurich and Basel.  The group also arranged a visit to Geneva in advanced Learning.  Visits to Novartis, ETH Zurich, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, and presentation by Genedata, ABB, Schindler proved to be most informative over a three day period.  SIBA were represented by Frank Murray, Chair and Frank was thanked by Mr Eddie Goodwin Directir EI Dussseldorf and His Excellency Ambassador Breifne O ‘Reilly for SIBA’s interest in collaboration between Ireland and Switzerland at a dinner hosted by the Basel authorities.

Looking back to 2017 – SIBA luncheon – Guest Speaker – Julie Sinnamon CEO Enterprise Ireland – Venue Trinity College Dublin- Fifty-five members and guests attended the event with honoured guest Ambassador Meylan and Provost of Trinity College Dr Patrick Prendergast.   The theme was Swiss-Irish Relations, Brexit and EI strategy.

March 1st/2nd 2017 – Enterprise-Ireland & Swiss Hub Trade Mission to Lausanne/Geneva

The visit to Lausanne and Geneva by some sixteen Irish SMEs focused on pharma and biomedical manufacturing partnerships.  Details contact Frank Murray 086 2342787 or email ;

January 2017  SIBA Trade Stand at largest manufacturing conference in Ireland in City West Dublin

The Trade show was attended by Frank Murray, John Whelan and Peter Sheridan to promote the SIBA brand. 

January 2019

The AGM of SIBA was held on January 10th at 1830hrs  at the Swiss Embassy  as the Organisation heads into it’s thirty first year since it’s foundation.   Mr Frank Murray Chairman of Piercom Limited was elected SIBA Chairman and will act through Covid-19 .




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