John Hannigan

John Hannigan

EY Ireland EMEIA Financial Services Tax Partner and Aviation Finance Sector Leader

International Tax and Transformation Partner. Aviation finance leader for 10 years. Busy family life. Highly motivated mini rugby coach. Music (especially live) fan.

Office Dublin, IE

John is one of a small number of highly experienced tax professionals advising large scale aircraft financing businesses on aircraft leasing and financing transactions. With 25 years’ experience in financial services and tax, he has helped develop and refine many of today’s structured products including aviation investment funds, capital market securitizations and lease operating models. 

Having obtained an undergraduate degree and masters in economics and finance from colleges of the National University of Ireland, John is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland. 

How John is building a better working world

"Most of my time is spend developing and training our people. Our structured aviation development and learning programs and on the job training is designed to make our people the best they can be and to work with professionalism and integrity. The team is hugely experienced in aviation and brings this experience to all stakeholders in the industry. Over the years, some of our people have left EY to become leaders in the aviation industry and bring these experiences, skills and values to another audience for the broader good of the industry."

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