Shane Foley

Shane Foley

Director, BDO Dublin

Financial Services

Audit Services

Executive summary

Shane Foley is a Director in Financial Services at BDO with broad, global experience, and a strong track record of delivering high quality services to large clients.

A People-centric, affable leader with acute emotional intelligence and a natural ability for coaching and aligning large, diverse teams, Shane prides himself on his ability to forge mutually productive stakeholder relationships and partnerships at all levels, based on trust, clear communications, and credibility.

Shane is a resilient operator who questions the status quo, develops solutions, and deftly navigates regulatory and compliance issues. 

Services & Specialism
His commitment to providing services that add value to his clients has enabled him to pursue his work across a breadth of services and industries, including investment management, aircraft leasing, fintech, crypto, payments, retail, commercial, business and investment banking sectors.

He has a proven track record of embracing and leveraging new technology to provide financial data and insights, influencing C-level business decisions, shifting business direction, and realising prolific and sustainable financial growth. This is supported by his passion for transforming processes, procedures, and culture, uplifting quality, and reducing operational costs, underpinning financial activities with best-practice, robust financial controls, effective corporate governance, and integrity. 

Throughout his career to date, Shane has amassed extensive experience with IFRS, SOX controls and PCAOB reporting.