David O'Connor

Partner, BDO Dublin

Financial Services | Public Sector

Business Restructuring


David is a Partner in BDO's Business Restructuring department.

David works closely with lenders, providing positive and constructive solutions. His work includes performing business viability reviews as well as workouts, turnarounds, reorganisation and a myriad of insolvency assignments including receiverships and examinerships.



David specialises in the area of Advisory, Restructuring and Insolvency.

He has extensive experience in providing advisory and restructuring services to a broad range of clients across various sectors e.g. construction, manufacturing, retail, distribution, logistics, banking and hotel & leisure, among others. In that time he has built up considerable experience across those sectors.

He takes on formal insolvency assignments including receivership, liquidation and examinerships. He has acted for various financial institutions in both informal restructurings and as receiver in formal appointments.

His advisory work includes business acquisitions and disposals, independent business reviews, financial monitoring, restructuring & refinancing assignments, company turnarounds and implementing of workouts plans.

David is a former Chairman of The Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners and a member of INSOL Europe.

David also holds a Certificate in Sustainability Strategy, Risk and Reporting from Chartered Accountants Ireland.