Harry qualified in 1980 and became partner in 1983. He took over the role of managing partner in 2011.
He oversees a large and varied portfolio of clients including family owned SME’s, sole traders and partnerships. He also oversees audit and support services for several of our Credit Union clients. His work includes the delivery of the full range of services including auditing, accounting, management consultancy, corporate taxation, all aspects of personal taxation as well as a strong involvement with the firm’s delivery of HR and payroll support services.
His client base includes clients operating in many sectors including Credit Unions, professional services (legal, medical and pharmacy), construction industry, retail, wholesale, haulage and agriculture. He also serves as managing director of Moore Stephens Patrick McNamara Financial Planning.
He is actively involved with ACCA and served as president of the Munster Connaught Society in 2000 as well as having served for a number of years on each of the Irish Region Executive, The ACCA Practice Network and as an ACCA representative on the Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies – Insolvency Committee. He has also represented ACCA Ireland on the International Assembly of ACCA in 2006 and 2007.
Outside of work he has used his professional experience on many committees of clubs, community organisations and school’s Parent Associations.
Adrian McKenna – FCA, FCCA
Adrian joined the firm in 1983 and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1989. He was admitted as a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in 2000 and became a Partner in the firm in 2001.
He deals with a broad range of clients and is particularly active in the retailing, tourism, aviation and professional services sectors.
Adrian believes in helping clients set achievable objectives and targets for their businesses and working passionately with them to ensure those goals are realised. He maintains that clients who have the discipline to succeed and proper infrastructure built up around them invariably perform better than those who don’t.
“Everything you are today is a result of choices you have made in the past. Everything you will be in the future will be a result of choices you make today” (Deepak Chopra)
Adrian is also responsible for staff training and development and deals with HR issues within and outside the firm.
- Fellow – Chartered Accountants Ireland (FCA)
- Fellow – Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA)
Main Areas of Interest
- Financial Reporting
- Business Start-Ups
- HR (Human Resources)
Maurice T. Lenihan – FCA, Dip. Insolvency
Maurice trained with BDO, Dublin and qualified in 1999. He subsequently worked in PWC, Dublin. He joined our firm in 2001 and was admitted as partner in 2003.
Maurice is our international liaison partner and was instrumental in the decision to join Moore Stephens International in 2006.
He provides a range of value added accounting, compliance, audit and advisory services to international companies who are seeking to establish operations in Ireland. He also oversees a broad portfolio of clients including SME, public sector, not-for profit and multinationals.
He has extensive experience dealing with regulated clients such as credit unions, pension funds, solicitors and insurance brokers.
He has significant transaction experience and has carried out a wide range of corporate finance assignments including company valuations, sale and purchase of businesses, fundraisings (BES, debt finance and private placing), tax based property investments, strategic review and due diligence assignments.
He has carried out a number of insolvency assignments including members, creditors and court liquidations. He has also assisted clients on restructuring and refinancing of their operations and with individuals on the restructuring of bank facilities and renegotiation of personal guarantees. He holds a diploma in insolvency (with distinction) from Chartered Accountants Ireland.
An experienced forensic accountant he has been involved in a number of cases including loss of profits, bank overcharging, contract disputes, shareholder disputes, revenue tax investigations, divorce proceedings, fraud investigations, asset tracing, internal control, governance and risk reviews. He holds a diploma in forensic accounting (with distinction) from Chartered Accountants Ireland is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and the Institute of Risk Management.
Brendan McCarthy – FCPA
Brendan qualified in 1983. He originally trained in our firm and subsequently formed his own successful practice. He re-joined the firm in 2001 and was made partner in 2006.
He is a very experienced accountant and specialises in advising SME clients and medical professionals. He also works with a number of our credit union clients.
Aileen Curley – ACA, CTC
Jennifer Fogarty – FCCA
Jennifer joined the firm in 2000 and was admitted to full membership of ACCA in 2005.She is an Audit Manager in the firm having responsibility for a portfolio of cases including retailers, service companies, hoteliers and also a range of family run businesses. Providing a broad range of services encompassing financial accounting, taxation and audit, Jennifer‘s experience in these areas has been relied on by many clients over the years. She also has responsibility for staff training and has a vast knowledge and experience of information technology systems.
Jennifer’s belief is in working closely with clients, identifying problem areas in their business and liaising with them to ensure practical solutions are found and implemented. She prides herself on building proactive working relationships with clients.
- Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA)
- Member of Institute of Accounting Technicians in Ireland (MIATI)
Main Areas of Interest
- Audit of small and medium enterprises
- Financial Accounting and Reporting
- Information Technology
Ryan Hartigan – ACCA, CPA
Ann Marie Lenihan – FCCA
Ann-Marie graduated from Waterford Institute of Technology with a degree in Business Studies in 1996 and commenced her training contract with the practice.
She qualified in 1999 and became an audit manager shortly afterwards.
Ann-Marie works closely with her colleagues within the practice and has been actively involved in training and mentoring junior audit staff that have joined the practice over the years.
She is keenly aware that clients expect a value added service and instils an emphasis on team work and professionalism to ensure that all clients are fully aware of the broad range of services we provide.
She has built up a strong professional relationship and rapport between all the clients in her portfolio.
- Academic Qualifications:
- Bachelor of Business Studies 1996
- Professional Qualifications & Membership:
- Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. (FCCA)
Main Areas of Interest/ Expertise:
Ann-Marie provides a range of services including audit, accountancy and general business advice to a large portfolio of clients consisting of audit, audit exempt and sole traders.
Company Secretarial Services
Maidie has been with the firm for over thirty years.
She is Company Secretarial Manager and deals with all Companies Office compliance which including; annual compliance and minute keeping, maintenance of statutory company records, registration of business names, submission of statutory returns, share transfers and issue of new shares.
She also assists with CRO filings for insolvency work and voluntary strike offs.