The Finance Expert comprises a small expert group of consultants. We are part of a professional network of other specialist experts who we can call upon as required for assignments.
Governance, Finance & Risk Expert
John is a business turnaround expert, risk and governance expert, He is an excellent communicator, negotiator and leader, a strategist and successful over three decades in running many businesses at a senior executive level. An Accountant (FCCA), Turnaround Expert (MIfT), Banker (FIB), Risk professional (CIRM) and Management Consultant (CMC) John brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise built up over many years. John has spent the last 11 years running and advising businesses in both the private and public sector. Prior to that John spent 23 years, in various Executive positions, with the Ulster Bank / RBS Group. John is currently the Finance and Risk Advisor to a number of organisations.. A Consultant Project Director with a government body and a Risk Management Consultant with the Institute for Risk Management (where he delivers expert executive Risk Management Training to ISO Standard in Ireland and Internationally) .
Educational & Professional Qualifications – Fellow Member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants • Specialist Member of the Institute for Risk Management • Member of International Management Consultants Association • Member of the Institute for Turnaround • Fellow Member of the Institute of Bankers • IMI Master Trainer
Risk and Project Consultant
Emer is an expert in Risk and Operations Management. Now in her fifth year of various business turnaround projects, Emer has worked in the Agri, FMCG, Distribution, Manufacturing, Retail, Real Estate and Public Utility sectors. Currently Emer designs Risk and Finance courses for delivery through various professional training bodies and is co-authoring a new publication on Risk Management. Emer is currently project managing the installation of significant IT systems for a government body.
Educational & Professional Qualifications – Associate of the Institute for Risk Management • Member of International Management Consultants Association • Bachelor of Arts in English and Legal Studies.
A Chartered Accountant by training, Ken has over 30 years professional experience in the Finance and Insurance Industry, Real Estate Businesses and Forensic Accounting. A past Chairman of An Taoiseach’s (Irish Prime Minister) IFSC Insurance Committee Ken specialized in the areas of Internal Control Reviews, Business Process Re-Engineering, Forensic Accounting Assignments and Profitability Reviews.
Educational & Professional Qualifications – Fellow Member of the Chartered Accountants Ireland
Caroline is a member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and of Institute for Taxation. Caroline has considerable public and private sector experience in a variety of Finance roles including Management Accounting, Financial Accounting, Treasury Management and Project Management.
Educational & Professional Qualifications – Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute • Associate Member of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants • Bachelor of Arts in Legal and Business Studies.