Jamie Heaslip, Former Ireland Rugby Player
The rugby allowed us to connect on a personal level as well. He pulled me along through it and helped me along… he was a big influence.
Jamie Heaslip is former Leinster, Ireland and Lions rugby player. The winner of three European Cups with Leinster, he also won three Six Nations Championships, including the Grand Slam in 2009 and he succeeded Brian O’Driscoll as Ireland captain in 2013. He earned 95 caps for Ireland. Jamie studied Medical Mechanical Engineering in DCU. He is an investor in a number of Irish businesses including Lovin Media Group and the Bridge and Lemon and Duke bars in Dublin. He is also head of brand marketing at Flender.