james mccarthy
Detailed financial advice and due diligence reports are essential parts that need deep professional advice for companies from all sectors.

James McCarthy

Ernst & Young — Ireland (EY Ireland) Strategy and Transactions Director

Knowledgeable corporate finance practitioner.

James is a Director with the EY Transaction Advisory Service practice and is an experienced corporate finance practitioner. He has a long, varied and proven track record in working across multiple disciplines and sectors.

With significant experience in leading international M&A, due diligence, commercial advisory and negotiation, internal audit, financial accounting and financing, James focuses on regional business development.

Prior to joining EY, he worked with another Big Four firm where he was responsible for independent examination, calculation and verification of significant volumes and quantities of loans transferred by borrower from clients.

A Fellow at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, James earned a BSc in Accounting from University College Cork.

How James is building a better working world

“Over the years, I have been instrumental in helping provide detailed commercial advice in respect of commercial transactions, including multifaceted transaction support across multiple functions and jurisdictions. My involvement in being part of the greater goal of helping build a financial ecosystem helps me eventually contribute to building a better working world.”

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