Connection is key. Adding value to clients needs a relationship-led service that connects the EY organization’s leading technology with the right teams and processes to help address complex problems.

Eithne Mitchel

Partner, Global compliance and reporting, Ernst & Young LLP

Motivated by connections. Strives to make things better. Passionate problem-solver, improver and simplifier. Develops teams and empowers our people. Mother of two, traveler and football supporter.

As the Connected Compliance & Reporting markets leader at Ernst &Young LLP for the UK & Ireland (UK&I) region, Eithne is responsible for the continuing evolution of EY teams’ approach to domestic compliance and reporting.

With over 25 years’ experience in tax advisory, compliance and reporting, Eithne has worked with a wide range of clients across industry and geography, including the last eight years as a Partner at Ernst & Young LLP and another Big 4 firm. She continues to connect clients to the right technology, processes, and people to help them meet ever more challenging tax compliance and reporting obligations.

Consultative by nature, she explores options with her clients to help them design and provide the right solution.

Eithne is a graduate of Queen’s University Belfast and is a qualified barrister and Chartered Accountant.

How Eithne is building a better working world

“I work with EY clients as they define their target operating model to meet their tax compliance and reporting needs. Through my work, I help them to bring together the optimal mix of technology, people, and processes to comply with tax legislation and pay their appropriate taxes. In doing so, businesses can contribute to the development of their respective countries. 

Providing all my teams with a supported career opportunity at EY is my absolute privilege and passion. It’s rewarding to help advance my teammates’ development, business acumen, and personal and professional well-being.” 

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