Dr Edmond Harty, the CEO of well-known Irish milking equipment company Dairymaster, has announced he is leaving the company to pursue other interests. Harty, who was named as the EY Entrepreneur of the Year in 2012, is very much the face of Dairymaster and has driven the business into new areas for milking equipment such as artificial intelligence (AI), sensors, robotics and data technology.

“I’ve announced today that I will be moving on from Dairymaster to pursue other interests.