george deegan
By making decisions about technology, people and processes, the role of a finance leader has evolved to become more of a strategic adviser.

George Deegan

EY Ireland Assurance Partner

Proven abilities in financial reporting, accounting and internal controls

George is an Assurance Partner in EY Industrial Commercial and Technology Group, the Irish sector lead for the Extractive Industry and a member of the Assurance leadership team where he is the Deputy Head of Assurance.

As the Global Engagement Partner for a number of listed clients and as the EMEIA Coordinating Partner for Fortune 100 companies, George coordinates and leads multidiscipline cross-border teams and resources. In over 18 years at EY, he also worked with clients listed on Nasdaq and New York markets, supporting significant debt offerings and other public equity offerings.

Prior to joining EY, he functioned as a manager for a tax and business services firm.

George is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and is a Member of the Institute of Taxation in Ireland.

How George is building a better working world

“Taking responsibility in providing the highest-service quality as well as continuous and consistent cross-border service helps me be part of the EY purpose of building a better working world. I also suggest the right industry and functional knowledge and insights to my clients. Additionally, I educate finance leaders on navigating external issues such as geopolitical changes, environmental, regulatory, competition, technological innovations and new markets to help ensure their finance function is fit for the future.”


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