BDP office chronicles: Ireland

bdp staff pointing at ireland on wall map

An integral part of The BDP Experience is our deeply rooted belief that we — all 4,850 of us — are a global family. We take the extra step and go the extra mile to deliver the best global logistics solutions for our customers. From time to time, we feature the offices from which The BDP Experience emanates, highlighting specialties, key accomplishments and fun facts.

Today, we’d like to introduce you to BDP Dublin, the newest member of the BDP Family, as told by Country Manager, Joe Dowling.

Specialty: Sea, Air, Domestic Road Haulage and Customs Brokerage.

Key Accomplishment: In April 2018, we became BDP’s newest office location, bring the worldwide total to 148.

Best Place to Eat Nearby: Clontarf Castle

Favorite Sport: Gaelic Hurling, which dates back thousands of years and is referred to as "The Fastest Game on Grass."

Favorite Film: The Quiet Man

Favorite Music: U2

 

Why The Office’s Location Matters: Ireland is Europe’s fastest-growing economy and it will remain in Europe after the United Kingdom leaves the European Union. More than 150,000 people are employed by U.S. companies with a presence in Ireland; those same U.S. companies export more than $80 billion USD in goods and services annually. Additionally, Ireland is home to nine of the world’s top-10 pharmaceutical companies; nine of the world’s top-10 software companies; and 13 of the world’s top-15 technology companies.

What Makes BDP Ireland So Special: Our staff! We are proud to be a member of the BDP Family and serve our esteemed customers in a new region.