Opening Spring 2024

About Us

Welcome to WorkIQ - Your Home for Innovation

Join our brand-new community of entrepreneurs and creatives at Dublin’s newest hotbed of innovation


WorkIQ is the new home for start-ups and growing enterprises in South Dublin. Our purpose-built Innovation Centre features modern and flexible office and coworking space for up to 60 businesses, plus outstanding meeting rooms and conference facilities for customers and the community to rent.

Our cutting-edge facilities and inspirational workspaces provide the perfect environment for innovators, thinkers, entrepreneurs, and creatives to come together and create something special.

Meet the Team

Eoghan Powell

Centre Director

Originally from Dublin, Eoghan has held a number of leadership and managerial positions across a range of industries including Education, Leisure, Travel, Advertising and Technology. He brings a wealth of[…]

…experience in Business Development, Finance, Project Management and Strategy and Innovation to his new role as Centre Director at Work IQ. In his previous roles, Eoghan was responsible for developing online training programmes for TUI Travel, the world’s largest travel company. He also founded a UK-based Education startup which worked with New Oriental, the largest EdTech company in China, and developed entrepreneurial programmes across the Gulf. Eoghan is a graduate with a distinction from the Global MBA programme at the University of Manchester, one of the Top 50 business schools in the world.

Lisa Simpson

Assistant Centre Manager

Originally from Kildare and now living in Tallaght, Lisa has 15+ years experience in retail, hospitality and customer service including the role of Retail Manager for high end fashion stores[…]

…such as Karen Millen, Zara and Superdry’s 26,000 sq. ft flagship store on Suffolk Street in Dublin’s City Centre. Lisa also worked with co-working office space WeWork for almost five years as Community Lead and
Cluster Community Manager. During her time there, Lisa assisted with opening their first location in Dublin’s Iveagh Court, she was also heavily involved in WeWork’s expansion to four locations, with responsibility for three locations across Dublin, 4,500 members and the management of the majority of the Irish WeWork team. In her new role, Lisa will be responsible for driving operational excellence within the building and overseeing day-to-day support and guidance for new companies.

Daniel Halpin

Business Growth Manager

Born and raised in Tallaght, Daniel has been involved in a number of startups in South Dublin, playing a pivotal role in expanding client bases, refining offerings, and steering companies towards international success. 

Daniel also has firsthand experience in the startup realm as the visionary behind Luggwoods, a family experience location in South Dublin that attracts 100,000 visitors annually. Daniel is a keen outdoorsman, sports enthusiast and wellness practitioner, which led him to establish Rewild Adventures in 2021, a company which helps people discover their potential by combining the power of nature, adventure and wellness activities. Daniel’s extensive knowledge in the startup ecosystem and growing and scaling Irish businesses will contribute significantly to his new role as Business Growth Manager of Work IQ, where he will work with client companies in the venue to identify their goals, drive growth and explore new opportunities and challenges.
Daniel is a graduate of Avionic Engineering at IT Carlow and Aeronautical Engineering at the University of Limerick, and also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Advertising from TU Dublin and a Professional Diploma in Creativity, Innovation and Leadership from UCD.

Jeanine Carpani

Customer Experience Assistant

Meet Jeanine, our Customer Experience Assistant at WorkIQ, who brings international expertise to our team. Originally from São Paulo, Brazil, Jeanine has called Ireland home for over three years. She holds a degree in[…] 

…in Social Communication from the University of São Paulo (ECA-USP). In her previous role at Regus/IWG Group, Jeanine supported almost 100 companies daily as a customer liaison. With over a decade of experience in customer service, Jeanine is dedicated to delivering operational excellence and ensuring a positive experience for our customers, guests, and visitors. With her strong communication skills and commitment to customer satisfaction, Jeanine is a valuable asset to enhancing the WorkIQ experience and will serve as a dependable point of contact for our community

At WorkIQ, we put people first.

Our mentors from the wider Oxford Innovation Space network have a wealth of business experience within the start-up and scaleup environment and are here to provide bespoke business support to help you succeed. We offer a range of start-up programmes, including training, mentoring, funding support and skills development, so you can get the help you need to take your business to the next level.

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Creating a bright future for Dublin.

WorkIQ is part of South Dublin County Council’s new urban district, Innovation Quarter Tallaght. This new development includes a new Affordable Housing Scheme, Innovation Square and Tallaght District Heating Network. Together with our neighbours, WorkIQ will play a major role in developing start-up enterprises, providing cutting edge facilities and creating over 700 jobs worth €80m to the Dublin economy.

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