Meet The Six Finalists who will Pitch Live at Pitch Perfect!

Published: 24 Feb, 2023

On Tuesday 07 March, as part of Local Enterprise Week 2023, TU Dublin will host the final of 'Pitch Perfect: Battle of the Start-Ups' in the Concert Hall, East Quad in Grangegorman, from 10.45am - 1pm.

Six finalists, chosen from a huge number of entrepreneurial applicants, will pitch their businesses in front of a judging panel and a large audience in what promises to be a really exciting event. The six finalists chosen to enter the live pitch battle are:

  1. Ciaran Maguire, Love Earth Green Solutions
  2. Siobhan Ryan, WiseSalmon
  3. Nipun Kathuria, Smiles Genius Dental
  4. Eóin Tuohy, Sports Impact Technologies
  5. Deirdra Schroeder, GoodBrew
  6. Paul Jackman,

Their pitches will be judged by an expert panel, including:

  • Vaibhav Tandon, Investment Analyst, ACT Venture Capital
  • Louise Phelan, Strategic Advisor, Ex-CEO Phelan Energy Group, Ex VP Paypal
  • Alp Turkmen, Business & Technology Strategist

The winner of the battle will receive a €5,000 cash prize plus a space at one of the TU Dublin incubators in which to locate their business.

For those who would like a chance to witness this battle, please book your space in the audience by clicking on this link to register:

Pitch Perfect: Battle of the Start-Ups is kindly sponsored by Dublin City Council, South Dublin County Council, Fingal County Council and Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council.