Head of Audit Services (Joint)
Des holds joint responsibility as Head of Audit. Over the past 25 years he has accumulated a wealth of professional experience, ranging from small audits to medium-size business to audits of PLCs quoted on the London and Dublin stock exchanges. Des carries responsibility for financial services clients including UCIT, pension funds and other regulated entities. His portfolio includes a variety of international clients from the US to the Far East, including consultancy assignments for the European Commission.
Head of Audit Services (Joint) FCA
Director of Taxation Services
Gillian has worked with clients for more than 10 years across many sectors including the motor industry, hospitality, manufacturing and in property and construction. Gillian provides both personal and corporate tax advice to companies and their shareholders and has also worked with a number of Ireland’s high wealth families in relation to wealth protection and succession planning. She has also assisted foreign groups and investors set up operations in Ireland.
Director of Taxation Service, ACA, CTA
Head of Taxation Services
Gordon is our Head of Taxation services. He has over 30 years’ experience gained with the Big Four and other mid-tier practices. He advises clients ranging from US and Irish-quoted companies to owner-managed businesses and private clients. His experience covers a broad sweep of Irish industry, including the retail, construction and manufacturing sectors. Gordon has assisted several prominent Irish families with wealth preservation and succession planning. His approach is to identify and clarify the objective, formulate the strategy and then deliver the optimum long-term tax solution for the client.
Head of Taxation Services, AITI, IATI, CTA
Director of Business Services
Louise joined the business services department in 2008 and provides clients with advice on both company secretarial and payroll matters. Over the years, Louise has also honed her expertise in corporate governance and compliance with the Companies Registration Office, the Register of Beneficial Ownership and PAYE modernisation.
Director of Business Services, ACIS
Head of Business Services
As Head of Business services Mary’s areas of expertise include corporate governance, company and group share re-organisations, due diligence and expert reporting. Mary also advises clients on employee retention schemes and senior level payroll services. Working with the firm for over 25 years, Mary has accumulated a wealth of senior level experience working with Irish and international clients in a wide range of business sectors.
Head of Business Services, FCCA, ACIS, MAAT
Over the last 17 years Will has gained wide sectoral knowledge working on audits of SME companies, owner- managed companies and regulated entities. Will provides training sessions to clients on a range of topics and he takes the lead when it comes to staff-training within the firm. The firm has Excellence in Training designation from CAI and Platinum Level recognition from ACCA.
Audit Partner , ACA, BBS(Acc)
Head of Advisory Services
Tony is Head of Advisory and he has 35 years’ experience in corporate finance and business advisory services. Tony has owned and managed businesses in the commercial sector and this has given him invaluable experience, unique insights and instincts which now benefit his clients. Within Cooney Carey, Tony’s clients particularly value his straight-talking, can-do attitude. At times of crisis they know they can rely on him to stick with them and get the job done.
Head of Advisory Services, B.Comm, FCA, FMAAT, MMII, FCMC
Director of Advisory Services
Colin has over 10 years’ experience providing professional services and advice to clients. He brings with him extensive experience gained across a number of sectors including renewable energy, manufacturing, information technology and construction. Colin prides himself on working hard, solving problems and delivering results.
Director of Advisory Services BBS (Hons), ACA
Gerry’s area of expertise includes taxation planning, corporate restructuring and wealth preservation. He is a former inspector of taxes with the Revenue Commissioners and his experience is invaluable in ensuring our clients meet the necessary regulatory taxation compliance standards. Gerry is seen as an expert by his fellow professionals – he has served as chairman of the Audit Sub-committee of the Tax Administration Liaison Committee and is a former president of the Leinster Society of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
Taxation Partner B.Comm, FCCA, AITI