Dr Michael Smurfit's legacy is secure. As he prepares to celebrate his 80th birthday, Ireland's most consistently successful business leader can reflect on a career that saw him transform a small family-owned box-maker into Ireland's first global leader in its sector. His defining role as the first Chairman of Telecom Eireann arguably created the infrastructure for Ireland's multinational-based economy. Twenty years after appearing on the cover of the first ever issue of this magazine, he sat down again recently at the K Club with Decision Editor FRANK DILLON. Read the full article here.