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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 EYs Industrial Commercial and Technology Group, a member of the Assurance leadership team where he serves as Markets Lead for Ireland and is the Sponsoring Partner for EYs CFO Agenda program.

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. George is responsible for ensuring the highest service quality, seamless and consistent cross-border service and providing the right Industry and functional expertise and insights to his clients. In over 20 years at EY, he worked with clients listed on Dublin, London, Nasdaq and New York stock exchanges, supporting significant debt 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 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 advise 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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