As Head of Markets for EY Ireland and a member of the Irish leadership team, Graham has overall responsibility for the Irish firm’s integrated growth strategy and go-to-market approach across all service lines and sectors. He is responsible for the delivery of exceptional service to clients across the island of Ireland, delivered by a 3,000-strong team across six locations.
Graham is passionate about the delivery of long-term value to our clients, our people and society. To Graham, client centricity means focusing on client relationships to deeply understand their issues, helping clients to think differently, and finding solutions to their biggest problems.
Prior to Graham’s role as Head of Markets, he was a Corporate Finance Partner in the firm’s Transaction Advisory Services practice, working with both global and local companies throughout Ireland.
With significant experience across banking, energy, financial services, agri-food, public, retail, transport, real estate and telecom sectors, he advised clients on corporate finance transactions, debt and equity shareholder and valuations.
Before joining EY, he worked as Corporate Finance Director for a leading banking institution.
Graham is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and an Associate of the Institute of Taxation in Ireland.
How Graham is building a better working world
Graham believes in building a better working world by assisting clients on domestic and cross-border corporate finance transactions, including mergers, acquisitions and disposals, valuations, strategic reviews, and fund-raisings for private and public companies. He also provides ongoing strategic and corporate finance advice to several sectors, including banks and financial institutions, equity investors, and multinational and indigenous SMEs.