EisnerAmper Ireland is delighted to announce the expansion of our leadership team with the appointments of Paul Cahill as Partner in our Audit department and David Carroll as Associate Partner in our Audit and Governance, Risk & Compliance departments.
These appointments represent a further strengthening of our specialist audit, accounting, tax and risk & regulatory teams advising the Financial Services, International Business and Government sectors.
As Partner, Paul provides Audit services to a wide variety of clients from leading Irish corporates to international companies doing business in and through Ireland. Paul has extensive experience leading engagements for clients reporting under Irish GAAP and IFRS across a range of sectors including Information Technology, Energy, Aircraft Leasing, Structured Finance, Medtech and Healthcare.
As the Firm’s Head of Audit Quality, Paul is also responsible for embedding audit quality across the Firm; maintaining a centre of excellence for audit and financial reporting technical knowledge; and developing and rolling out learning and development initiatives.
Prior to joining EisnerAmper, Paul worked for 11 years with Chartered Accountants Ireland holding both regulatory and technical roles. As an inspector with the Professional Standards Department (previously the Chartered Accountants Regulatory Board), Paul was responsible for assessing the quality of audit work of member firms, which included leading teams of inspectors on monitoring visits. In his role as Representation & Technical Manager, Paul liaised with, and supported, technical committees across multiple disciplines, including audit, accounting, AML and GDPR, and provided technical support to members.
Prior to working with Chartered Accountants Ireland and post qualifying, Paul worked with a Big 4 firm and with a global technology business.
As Associate Partner, David provides Audit and Internal Audit services to the Firm’s Financial Services clients.
David has extensive experience leading engagements for a range of clients reporting under Irish GAAP, IFRS and US GAAP including aviation and aircraft leasing entities, securitisation vehicles (special purpose vehicles, Section 110 companies), listed financial services entities and funds.
David also leads Internal Audit engagements for our regulated clients including MiFID Investment Firms, Alternative Investment Fund Managers (“AIFMs”) and Management Companies.
David currently sits on the Audit Committee of the Irish Debt Securities Association (IDSA) and the Audit Practices Sub-Committee of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (ICPAI).
Prior to joining EisnerAmper, David worked with one of the world’s largest providers of fund administration services.
Paul and David’s appointments reflect our commitment to delivering market leading sustainable services and solutions through a combination of our specialist expertise, robust methodologies, innovative use of technology and global connectivity.