Brian is the Head of Advisory for BDO in Ireland. Brian is a Corporate Finance & Advisory Partner and specialises in advising companies on their financing, planning and strategy. Brian is a specialist advisor in corporate restructuring and turnaround and has acted as Examiner to a number of large companies which have been successfully restructured.
SERVICES & SPECIALISM
Brian has extensive skills in financial modelling and strategic decision making. These skills are used in deeply understanding businesses so that the right decisions are made for clients at any given point in time.
Brian has a history of finance raising for businesses of all sizes, with capital providers ranging from:
- Government Agencies
- Private Equity
- Venture Capital
- Strategic Investors
Brian is heavily involved in the accounting profession and was Global President of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) in 2017. Brian is also a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) and holds a MSc from the University of London in Professional Accountancy.
Brian has a range of governance and public sector experience having previously been a board member of the National Asset Management Agency (2009 – 2018) and Shannon Foynes Port Company. Brian is a specialist advisor in health and social care and was Chairman of HIQA between 2013 and 2018.