Smurfit dynasty goes out with a whimper

Dermot Smurfit

Dermot Smurfit

WHEN DERMOT Smurfit (younger brother of Mick), originally bought the Finnish Savon Sellu paper mill in 2005, at the age of 61, it looked as if the family was preparing for its second round at creating a cardboard box empire dynasty. However, the Smurfit-led sale now to Madison Dearborn Partners – the same private equity... Read more »

To access this content, you must be a Phoenix subscriber.

Get access to The Phoenix online for as low as €1.50 per week. Read all the regular online only Phoenix stories AND receive the packed digital edition every fortnight (25 per year). Great value for so many inside stories!

Subscribe Now! I'm a Subscriber