Episode 57: Emeka Ikwukeme CEO, Parcel King – When It Comes to Entrepreneurship, Grab the Bull by the Horns!

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“Never feel so comfortable with where you are – because complacency is dangerous in business”.

In this episode of AIBF Business Talk, The Nigerian-born Entrepreneur Emeka Ikwukeme shared his recipe for success on how being resilient helped him to build two leading Irish-based companies; Tax GO Global and Parcel-King.

But like many entrepreneurs, Emeka’s path to success was fraught with tough experiences, demoralising failures and hard-learned lessons.

He spoke to the All-Ireland Business Times about the history of his successful enterprises and revealed some of the key lessons he learned along the way.

Parcel-King, through its business partnerships with Amazon, GLS & An-Post has rapidly established itself as Ireland’s premier parcel delivery service. Parcel-King plays a key role in their online sales fulfillment and deliveries.

We recognise Emeka’s outstanding contribution to industry and commerce since establishing his commercial base in Ireland. Emeka is also a proud recipient of AIBF Irish-African Businessperson of the year 2021.

The All-Ireland Business Foundation would like to thank Emeka for sharing his story and valuable insights with our listeners.

About the All-Ireland Business Foundation 

The AIBF is an independent national body that identifies and acknowledges the country’s most ambitious and visionary businesses.

As the accreditation body for the Business All-Star mark, the AIBF recognises Best-In-Class Irish businesses. Companies that merit recognition are based on an independent audit of their performance, reputation, and customer-centricity.

Business All-Star Accreditation Is The Nation’s Symbol Of Trust.

Currently, there are over 500 companies that are accredited by AIBF. Since 2014, over 2,500 companies have participated in our programs.

The AIBF also hosts the annual All-Ireland Summit and monthly gatherings to promote peer learning and collaboration among it’s accredited companies.

Find out more here.