Enfer – PCR Tests – Louis Ronan


HSE paid Enfer €122.4m to process Covid tests last year

  • ‘Test and trace’ system cost HSE €280.5m in 2020.
  • Enfer, the Tipperary diagnostics company controlled by businessman Louis Ronan, was  paid €122.4 million, in 2020, to process Covid-19 tests.
  • Clonmel-based Enfer processed the Covid-19 tests from its Kildare labs on behalf of the National Virus Reference Laboratory (NVRL), which is led by Dr Cillian de Gascun.

Health scares to healthy bank balances for father and son Ronans at Enfer – Ronan family firm perfectly positioned to win state contracts for Covid diagnosis kits— just as it did with BSE in the past

Enfer facing legal action from estate of deceased founder – 28 June 2020

Hemp and beyond

Ronan’s new firms weed out benefits – 28 April 2019


Shock Audit For Louis Ronan – 7 March 2008

High stakes in Magnier/Ronan battle – 23 Feb 2008

Business titans ready for battle – 21 Jan 2008

Plan for crematorium lodged with Tipperary authority – 19 March 2004


How They Met: Singles event saw Mairead and Louis Ronan find love – 9 Dec 2021

‘I can’t be Muireann and I don’t want to be’ – Mairead Ronan on her new Today FM radio job, relationships and sexism – Independent.ie – 4 Aug 2019

Mairéad Ronan on how Louis healed her heart: ‘I feel so lucky I have to pinch myself’ – 2 Sept 2015


Piggery loses test case over reducing smell – 22 July 2005


Two reasons why Johnny Ronan wants Dublin Port to move – 19 Feb 2022

Johnny Ronan use of notorious Nazi work slogan ‘beyond comprehension’: Shatter – 24 Sept 2015

Johnny Ronan (second cousin to Louis Ronan of Enfer) finally wins a court case – but it’s ok because the taxpayer pays the rent on this property – 16 May 2013

More companies in the Ronan dynasty liquidated – 7 Feb 2013

How the twins were born – 27 Oct 2007

The story of Vita Cortex, Cork – we understand that Jack Ronan is a cousin of Johnny Ronan and part of the Ronan Family


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