Dragon Profile - Peter Casey
Peter Casey, a native of Derry City, is Founder and Executive Chairman of Claddagh Resources, a global recruitment and search business that places high level executives with some of the world's largest and most influential consulting and IT firms.
Over a successful career, Peter has established successful businesses in three different continents. Having established business interests in Australia and Ireland, in 1995 Peter Casey set up Claddagh Resources in Atlanta, GA where he is now based. Claddagh currently operates from six locations worldwide including their European base outside Buncrana in Donegal. Clients have included Tata Consulting Services, Ernst & Young, Oracle, AVG Software, SAP and many other household names. Since 2009 Peter has invested in commercial, residential and agricultural property in Ireland. Peter lives in Atlanta with his wife Helen and their five children and divides his time between there and his family home in Derry. He travels extensively, working with a portfolio of blue chip clients worldwide. Outside work he enjoys a game of golf. Peter was named by Irish America Magazine as one the leading Irish American businessmen for 2007. Peter's approach to business is simple. He likes to invest in people.