A native of Wexford, Michael Graduated from University College Dublin in 1977 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
After gaining his initial audit and accounting experience with one of the large Dublin firms, Michael qualified as a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland in 1980. At this point he moved to Enniscorthy to take up a position in Sheil Kinnear.
Over the years, due to the diverse nature of the Firm’s client base, Michael has built up a broad range of expertise and experience of various industries. In particular, he has advised clients involved in the construction, manufacturing, hospitality and retail industries. Mentoring clients involved in IT and internet based businesses has been a growing part of his portfolio in recent years. Michael also deals with clients in the Charity and not-for-profit sector.
Michael is also involved with a number educational establishments, charitable organisations and community development projects.