EisnerAmper US Secondee Programme
Each year members of EisnerAmper Ireland’s Financial Services and International Trade teams are selected to travel to the United States in January to partake in a Funds Audit Secondment Programme with EisnerAmper LLP (“EisnerAmper”). EisnerAmper is a top 20 US Accounting and Advisory firm and is among the largest in the United States, with nearly 1,200 employees, including 180 partners.
This year’s International Secondees are Niamh Hickey, Joseph Halligan and Aidan Lundy. You can follow their experience via their individual blog posts, which give insights into their lives in the US as they balance their audit schedules and training with sightseeing and immersing themselves in the culture of New York. Additionally, each year, staff members from EisnerAmper LLP are also selected to travel to Ireland to partake in a Secondment Programme with EisnerAmper Ireland.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland welcomes Saw Meng Tee & Partners PAC to Dublin
On 7 – 8 December, Alastair MacDonald, Managing Partner, and Frank Keane, Partner & Head of International Business at EisnerAmper Ireland, were delighted to welcome Meng Tee, founder of and Partner in Saw Meng Tee & Partners PAC, Singapore, and to welcome Nick Tsafos, Partner in EisnerAmper LLP’s New York office, to EisnerAmper Ireland.
Nick, Alastair and Frank are board members of EisnerAmper Global, our highly collegiate specialist network of independent member firms focused upon driving trade and commerce in and through key geographic hubs. Being part of EisnerAmper Global gives our clients access to leading minds and cutting edge services by leveraging the expertise of 180 partners and 1,500 professionals across the US, Ireland and Cayman.
Located in Singapore, Saw Meng Tee & Partners PAC is a firm of specialist accountants and advisors with a niche focus upon the provision of International Trade and Financial Services to companies doing business in Singapore and Asia. Meng Tee’s visit was to further develop strong existing ties between Ireland and Singapore and to co-ordinate services for clients doing business in Europe, Asia and the United States.
For further information on EisnerAmper Global and its member firms, please visit the website here.Latest News →
Christmas jumper day at EisnerAmper Ireland
On Friday, 16 December staff in EisnerAmper Ireland were invited to wear a Christmas jumper to the office to help support and raise awareness for Focus Ireland. Focus Ireland works with people who are homeless or are at risk of losing their homes across Ireland. They offer individuals, and families, advice, support, education and housing to help people to have and keep a home. All of us at EisnerAmper Ireland are delighted to support such a great charity, especially at Christmas time.
If you’d like to make a donation to Focus Ireland, you can do so on their website here.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland support St. Vincent de Paul
For the 4th year running, EisnerAmper Ireland was delighted to take part in the Giving Tree Campaign in aid of the Society of St Vincent de Paul. The Christmas presents bought by EisnerAmper Ireland staff were collected by the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and will be distributed to families and children, who are struggling in our community. For more details, please check the Society of St. Vincent de Paul’s website.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland attends the Dublin launch of “Future Leaders Forum”
On Thursday 24 November, Clodagh Byrne, Senior in our International Business Team, attended the Dublin launch of Future Leaders Forum, organised by the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland in Facebook’s offices on Grand Canal Square.
The guest speakers, Gareth Lambe, Head of Facebook Ireland, Majella Mungovan, Finance Director at Facebook, Noel Rock, TD for Dublin North West and Iseult Ward, CEO of FoodCloud, all participated in a panel discussion, sharing insights on their successful careers and giving advices for future leaders.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland Academy
Our people are key to realising our vision to be recognised as Ireland’s leading professional services firm. Our approach to learning and development reflects this. EisnerAmper Ireland provides our team with a comprehensive range of competency, skills, business and technical training throughout the year.
This training includes an annual two day residential training programme (EisnerAmper Ireland’s Academy) every November. The residential programme is specifically designed for staff to accelerate their “on the job” learning and to ultimately become excellent advisers and practitioners. On 17 and 18 November 2016, the fifth residential programme was held in Seafield Golf & Spa Hotel in Gorey, Co. Wexford. The theme of the programme was “Risk and Opportunity” and included workshops, technical training, panel discussions and team building exercises. This year we were delighted to have a representative of EisnerAmper United States, Peter Cogan, Partner and Co-chair of the firm’s Financial Services Group, join us for the two day training session.
Participants also enjoyed some downtime where they could avail of the award winning facilities the hotel has to offer and also enjoyed a three course meal in the beautiful surroundings of Marlfield House . To learn more about the EisnerAmper Ireland Academy please click here.
If you’d like to join our team, see our career opportunities here.Latest News →
Ireland Canada Business Association 2016 Business Summit
On Thursday 27 October, Frank Keane, Head of International Business, attended the Ireland Canada Business Association (ICBA) 2016 Business Summit at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in St. Stephens Green, Dublin with Juron Kinnear, VP Corporate and Legal Affairs at Yroo. Yroo, a Canadian born search engine for shoppers, is expanding its Dublin office in order to build out global operations and is set to create 33 jobs in Ireland over the next three years.
The summit, “Celebrating and Strengthening the Business Links between Ireland & Canada” had four sessions over the course of the day consisting of panel discussions which focused on various aspects of deepening connections and improving trade and investment between Canada and Ireland. As part of the final panel discussion of the day “Investing in Ireland: The Canadian experience”, Juron, shared his experience of working with EisnerAmper Ireland to establish the business in Europe using Ireland as a base.
Keynote speakers on the day where Former Quebec Premier, Jean Charest and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charlie Flanagan, T.D. The full summit agenda can be viewed here.
Learn more about how EisnerAmper Ireland can assist you with your International Trade needs here.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland exceed national average in FAE results
The Chartered Accountants Ireland FAE 2016 results were released today, Friday 28 October, and EisnerAmper Ireland students have exceeded the national performance with an 87.5% overall pass rate and a 100% pass rate in the Core exam. This result is proof, not only of the extensive hard work our trainees put into achieving their qualification, but also of the dedication that EisnerAmper Ireland put into supporting, coaching and training all staff members.
This coaching and training is unrivaled and includes c.30 bespoke training sessions, monthly learning afternoons and twice yearly off site residential training programmes. We value education, not just qualifications. Members of our team lecture on FAE and CAP 2 programmes, act as External Examiners, correct mock papers, sit on education boards and write accounting books, giving our trainees access to some of the leading professionals in the industry.
To find out more about qualifying with EisnerAmper Ireland click here.Latest News →
Premier International Associates Conference, Florence
EisnerAmper Ireland is a member of Premier International Associates, a global network of accounting, tax, legal and business consulting firms. The bi-annual conference presents members with the opportunity to build relationships with member firms and to gain in-depth insights into technical updates through attending the presentations, Q&A sessions, group discussions and workshops offered by members. The conference is a great opportunity for EisnerAmper Ireland to network with other member firms and build close connections with members such as Saw Meng Tee pictured here with Frank Keane.
For more information on EisnerAmper Ireland’s International Business offering please click here.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland attends DLD Tel Aviv Conference
Cormac Doyle, Tax Partner, visited Tel Aviv last week as part of an Irish delegation who attended the DLD Tel Aviv Conference (http://dldtelaviv.com/). Cormac joined others from the IDA, Bank of Ireland, Philip Lee solicitors, Stelfox, and EisnerAmper LLP on the trip. The trip was an opportunity to meet with companies and their advisors in Israel and to promote the benefits of Ireland as a Gateway to Europe.Latest News →
EisnerAmper Ireland’s Golf Day
On Thursday 29 September, EisnerAmper Ireland’s golf outing took place in Powerscourt Golf Club, Enniskerry. A total of 7 teams, made up of clients, alumni and staff, took part in the event. Everyone who attended had a very enjoyable afternoon followed by dinner and drinks in the Clubhouse.
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Frank Keane facilitates growth, of world’s most powerful shopping search engine, in Ireland
On Thursday 22 September, Yroo, the world’s most powerful search engine for smart shoppers, announced that it will grow its Irish base with the creation of 33 jobs over the next 3 years. Yroo was introduced to ConnectIreland through Frank Keane, EisnerAmper Ireland’s Head of International Business.
Yroo is growing its new offices in Dublin, Ireland in order to build out global operations and support customers in more than 35 countries where the company currently transacts across North and South America, Europe, and Asia. Employee retention continues to be strong and hiring is at all all-time high, with 450 percent growth since the company’s founding less than 2 years ago.
Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, welcomed today’s announcement saying: “This is another vote of confidence in Ireland and in the skills of the Irish workforce. It is so fitting that a company designed to harness ‘people power’ has decided to invest in Ireland. Ireland has developed extensive expertise in ICT generally and the greater Dublin area is now an ideal location for companies like Yroo who are involved in the competitive and dynamic world of eCommerce.”
Yroo’s Irish office will be responsible for management and international sales, business development, marketing, software development and customer support. To find out more about the announcement see the ConnectIreland blog here.
To find out more about EisnerAmper Ireland’s International Trade offering please click here.Latest News →