IDA Ireland is Ireland's inward investment promotion agency. As a non-commercial, semi-state body we partner with investors to help them establish or expand their operations in Ireland. We work with companies every step of the way to achieve smooth, fast and successful set-up. Ireland’s performance as a hub for foreign direct investment is unrivalled. Ireland is home to many of the world’s leading high-performance companies including 9 of the top 10 US Technology Companies, the top 5 global software companies, the world's top 10 Pharmaceutical Companies and 14 of the top 15 medical technology companies. Forbes magazine has ranked Ireland as one of the best countries for business, not just for large multinationals, but for the fast growth companies that will be the multinationals of the future. IDA nurtures these high-growth companies, helping them forge their future success in Ireland.