The Skill Set

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

75,000€

Financial year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2019

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

0

High-level Commission meetings

0

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    The Skill Set   (none)

    EU Transparency Register

    48084848642-01 First registered on 22 Apr 2012

    Goals / Remit

    The aim of SkillSet is to help clients implement new technologies and improve business processes, drawing on a network of developers, designers, project managers and program managers with diverse specialisations subject to the requirements of each engagement.

    In addition, SkillSet provides strategic advice to companies and organisations wanting to improve relations with EU institutions and with the agencies of EU member Governments.

    Main EU files targeted

    The primary policy areas followed are
    - Environment policy
    - Energy policy
    - Telecommunications policy & digital agenda
    - Financial services
    - Competition Policy

    Address

    Head Office
    7 Crampton Quay
    Dublin 2
    Dublin D02 K030
    IRELAND
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    1

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%1

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    1

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 14 Jun 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Dick ROCHE 21 Nov 2019 21 Nov 2020
    Dick ROCHE 28 Nov 2018 22 Nov 2019
    Dick ROCHE 28 Nov 2017 25 Nov 2018
    Dick ROCHE 06 Dec 2016 28 Nov 2017
    Dick ROCHE 03 Dec 2015 30 Nov 2016
    Dick ROCHE 06 Jan 2015 19 Dec 2015
    Dick ROCHE 14 Dec 2013 14 Dec 2014
    Dick ROCHE 07 Dec 2012 05 Dec 2013

    Complementary Information

    I previously held the position of Irish Minister for European Affairs. I also served as Irish Minister for the Environment, Heritage and Local Government. I am in charge of all Skill Set operations relating to EU institutions and with the agencies of EU member Governments.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Mr Dick Roche (Senior Consultant on relations with EU institutions)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Mr Dick Roche (Senior Consultant on relations with EU institutions)

  • Categories

    Category

    I - Professional consultancies/law firms/self-employed consultants

    Subcategory

    Self-employed consultants

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    Not applicable. SkillSet is not part of any association/federation/confederation or network

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Apr 2018 - Mar 2019

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    75,000€

    Other financial info

    None declared

    Declared lobby clients

    Client Name Amount
    Huawei 100,000€ - 199,999€
    Licensed Gaming Association of Ireland 10,000€ - 24,999€
  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    None

    Communication activities

    None

    Other activities

    I served as Irish Minister for European Affairs, Irish Minister for Environment, Heritage & Local Government & Local Government and served in both Houses of the Irish Parliament ( Dail Eireann & Seanad Eireann).

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    None declared

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