Ray is a Partner in the Firm’s Financial Services team. Ray provides audit and assurance services to the Firm’s fund and financial services clients focusing upon Irish and International regulated investment firms and insurance companies in addition to a wide variety of fund and special purpose investment vehicles. These entities invest in a range of assets including transferable securities, private equity, loans and aircraft.
Ray’s representative experience includes both the Technical and Alternative Committees of the Irish Funds Industry Association and the Audit Committee of the Irish Debt Securities Association. Ray is also a member of the Audit Committee of the Central Bank’s Client Assets Review Group and Chartered Accountants Ireland ICAV Working Group.
Ray has significant Irish and international experience working in, and advising, the financial services industry. Prior to joining EisnerAmper Ireland, Ray was a Director in Grant Thornton’s Financial Services Audit Department where he advised fund and financial services clients. Ray also spent time working in the funds industry – with Admiral Administration in Cayman and Citco Fund Services in Dublin – before returning to practice as a Director with KPMG’s Investment Management & Insurance department.
Ray holds a Bachelor of Science (Management) Degree from Trinity College Dublin and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.
Ray is married with three children. In his spare time, he enjoys pursuing his interest in a variety of sports including playing golf and indoor soccer as well as attending Croke Park, Lansdowne Road and Old Trafford to support his teams.
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