Jim Hamilton, Consultant


Jim is a Consultant in the Corporate Recovery department where he has almost 30 years' experience in providing advisory and recovery solutions to businesses and financial institutions in Ireland. Jim is a member of the firm's Brexit Taskforce.


Jim is a Consultant with BDO and has led on numerous appointments (examinerships, receiverships and liquidations) as well as turnaround and business reviews. In recent years, seven separate banks have appointed Jim to act as receiver covering numerous sectors including retail, construction, leisure, hotels, property and others.

Jim has acted as liquidator to over 50 Court and Creditor Voluntary Liquidations (CVL) over the past number of years and has been the Revenue Commissioner’s nominated Liquidator for the past 10 years. Jim is also responsible for the firm’s significant presence in the ‘Solvent’ Members’ Voluntary Liquidations Market acting for various types of shareholders and administrators in this field.

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, Jim was an elected council member of the Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners until 2009.