We are delighted to announce the appointment of Pat Cloran as Partner and Head of Risk & Quality in EisnerAmper Ireland. This appointment represents a further strengthening of our Risk & Quality function, which supports our delivery of advice and audit services to the Financial Services, International Trade and Government markets. Pat also adds significant experience, expertise, ideas and perspectives to our group of 11 Partners and c.100 staff.
Pat’s role includes maintaining a centre of excellence for audit and financial reporting technical knowledge, addressing technical training needs and managing the Firm’s compliance requirements. In carrying out this role, Pat leverages his extensive experience of building collaborative working relationships with clients, firms and regulators both locally and internationally.
Prior to joining EisnerAmper Ireland, Pat was Head of Quality Assurance in the Professional Standards department (previously Chartered Accountants Regulatory Board) of Chartered Accountants Ireland for five years. In addressing the strategic objective of ensuring that Chartered Accountants provide services of the highest quality, competently, honestly and with integrity, Pat led a team of inspectors that carried out monitoring visits to member firms.
Prior to working with Chartered Accountants Ireland, Pat spent 14 years in practice with PwC in Dublin and Sydney, providing audit and regulatory assurance services to the firm’s financial services clients including banks, insurance companies, stockbrokers and property trusts.
At EisnerAmper Ireland, we design business and compliance solutions for financial services & regulated entities – providing audit, internal audit, risk & regulatory, tax and advisory services. If you have any queries or if we can assist you in any way, please do not hesitate to contact Pat Cloran.