Garda NECB Discussion on Invoice Fraud

Garda NECB Discussion on Invoice Fraud


Business owners, operators and financial decision makers are being encouraged to attend a discussion on Invoice Fraud in Ennis this Tuesday October 16th.

The Garda National Economic Crime Bureau (GNECB) (formerly the Garda Bureau of Fraud Investigation) will deliver the presentation on Invoice Redirect Fraud at a special event at the Old Ground Hotel, Ennis.

The online scam – known as invoice redirect fraud – has cost Irish companies both big and small hundreds of thousands of euro in recent months

At the Ennis talk, Gardaí will advise businesses on best practice measures to help avoid falling foul of this type of criminal fraud.

This a free event and all are welcome. To reserve a free place email

All business owners and finance decision makers across Clare are welcome to attend.

The event will be held on Tuesday October 16th at 6.15pm in the Old Ground Hotel.


Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick. Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station's flagship current affairs programme. He was also the station's News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day. As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.