Who we are

NDRC sources and builds young digital companies to invest in. Ensuring digital entrepreneurship is a vibrant and growing part of the economy.

Funded by the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment (DCCAE) and established in 2007, NDRC finds, builds and invests in digital companies and startup teams with the potential to grow internationally.

NDRC has worked with over 226 companies including Nuritas, Logentries, Bizimply, Newswhip and SilverCloud Health. 

To the end of 2016, NDRC supported companies have raised EUR152 Million in follow on investment and employ over 800 people directly.


NDRC currently ranks as no.2 University Business Accelerator in the World and no. 1 University Business Accelerator in Europe by the UBI Global Index.

NDRC was established by UCD, TCD, DCU, IADT & NCAD under the aegis of DCCAE.