Principal Connections awarded Business All-Star

Principal Connections, Ireland’s leading executive recruitment firm was proud to be awarded with the vastly coveted All-Ireland Business All-Star accreditation at Croke Park on Wednesday last, 12th of December 2018.

The All-Star accreditation is an independently verified standard mark for indigenous businesses based on rigorous selection criteria including - performance, trust and customer centricity.

Speaking at the ceremony, Dr. Briga Hynes, Kemmy Business School, University of Limerick, Chairperson of the adjudication panel said, “The decision to designate Principal Connections with an All-Star Business accreditation is based on the high scores achieved during four rounds of intense assessment and evaluation. The application, supported by references, interviews and independent ratings from the ‘mystery shopper’ process left the adjudication panel in no doubt that the firm is richly deserving of this accreditation. We would like to extend our sincere congratulations to Pat O’Donnell, Managing Partner and all concerned, and we wish you every success for the future”

Pat O’Donnell, Managing Partner was presented with the distinction by Pat Breen, TD and Minister of State with special responsibility for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection.  Speaking at the ceremony Mr. O'Donnell said, “We’re absolutely thrilled to join the small cohort of Irish businesses to receive Business All-Star status, an endorsement of our 98% success rate and the fantastic team that Principal Connections has in Dublin and Galway.”

About Principal Connections

Principal Connections is Ireland’s leading executive recruitment firm and the Irish arm of Agilium Worldwide Executive Search Group with 55 offices in 30 countries worldwide.

Principal Connections - executive search, is a leading Executive Search and Leadership Consulting Firm, and part of Agilium Worldwide LLC.



+353 (0)1 7038888


+44 208 089 7991


+353 (0)93 34 440
© 2021 Principal Connections Limited. All Rights Reserved.

Senior, Executive and Board Appointments 


linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram