2019 Winners

The winners of the Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 were announced at the black tie gala awards ceremony on Thursday, May 16th, at The Round Room at The Mansion House, Dublin, in front of an audience of industry figures.
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Practice of the Year

Fenero
Practice of the Year
CapitalFlow
Fenero - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Colum Breslin, Managing Director, Capitalflow, presents the Practice of the Year award to Sinead Doherty & David O'Reilly, Fenero.

Outstanding Contribution to Accountancy

Dr Laurence Crowley
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Outstanding Contribution to Accountancy
Chartered Accountants Ireland
Dr. Laurence Crowley - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 recipient
Barry Dempsey, Chief Executive, Chartered Accountants Ireland presents the Outstanding Contribution to Accountancy award to Dr. Laurence Crowley.

Large Practice of the Year

PKF-FPM Accountants
Large Practice of the Year
Circit
PKF-FPM Accountants - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
David Heath, founder & CEO, Circit, presents the Large Practice of the Year award to Michael Farrell, PKF-FPM Accountants.

Medium Practice of the Year

Fenero
Medium Practice of the Year
Relate Software
Fenero - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Luke Halpin, on behalf of Relate Software Group, presents the Medium Practice of the Year award to David O'Reilly & Sinead Doherty, Fenero.

Small Practice of the Year

Quinlan & Co Accountants
Small Practice of the Year
Big Red Cloud
Quinlan & Co Accountants - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Ian Hobbs, Sales Manager, Big Red Cloud, presents the Small Practice of the Year award to Eilis Quinlan, Quinlan & Co Accountants.

Accountant of the Year

Feargal McCormack
PKF-FPM Accountants
Accountant of the Year
Sage
Feargal McCormack - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winnerFeargal McCormack - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Barry Murphy, Managing Director, Sage, presents the Accountant of the Year award to Feargal McCormack, PKF-FPM Accountants.

Finance Director of the Year

Melanie Sheppard
Pfizer Healthcare Ireland
Finance Director of the Year
AccountsIQ
Melanie Sheppard - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Tony Connolly, founder & CEO, AccountsIQ, presents the Finance Director of the Year award to Melanie Sheppard, Pfizer Healthcare Ireland.

Finance Team of the Year

Fexco
Finance Team of the Year
Axon Outsourcing
Fexco - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Rohit Garg, Managing Partner, Axon Outsourcing, presents the Finance Team of the Year award to Mark O'Connor & Rose O’Sullivan, Fexco.

Advisory Team of the Year

RSM Ireland Management Consulting Unit
Advisory Team of the Year
Xero
RSM Ireland Management Consulting Unit - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Glen Foster, Director, Xero, presents the Advisory Team of the Year award to Catherine Corcoran & Terry McAdam, RSM Ireland Management Consulting Unit.

Tax Team of the Year

HLB Sheehan Quinn
Tax Team of the Year
HLB Sheehan Quinn - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Fergal McManus, Regional Account Manager – Ireland, Confirmation, presents the Tax Team of the Year award to Bruce Stanley, HLB Sheehan Quinn.

Employer of the Year

Fexco
Employer of the Year
Cpl
Fexco - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Ciaran Bergin, Associate Director, Cpl, presents the Employer of the Year award to Ger O'Sullivan, Fexco.

CSR Initiative of the Year

BOLD GIRLS - KPMG Ireland
CSR Initiative of the Year
KPMG Ireland - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Joanne Gilson, Head of Accountants Division, Sage, presents the CSR Initiative of the Year award to Karina Howley & Seamus Hand, KPMG Ireland.

Best Use of Technology in Accountancy & Finance

IT Sligo
Best Use of Technology in Accountancy and Finance
Confirmation
IT Sligo - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Fergal McManus, Regional Account Manager – Ireland, Confirmation, presents the Best Use of Technology in Accountancy & Finance award to Michael Barrett, Elizabeth McCabe & John Gannon, IT Sligo.

Excellence in Education & Training

Bachelor of Business (Honours) - GMIT Mayo Campus
Excellence in Education and Training
​The Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland
Bachelor of Business (Honours) - GMIT Mayo Campus - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Gearóid O’Driscoll, President, CPA Ireland, presents the Excellence in Education & Training award to Caroline Clarke & Michael Gill, GMIT Mayo Campus.

Young Accountant of the Year

Kelly Mitchell
OASIS Group
Young Accountant of the Year
​The Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland
Kelly Mitchell - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Gillian Peters, Business Development Director, CPA Ireland, presents the Young Accountant of the Year award to Kelly Mitchell, OASIS Group.

Part- Qualified Accountant of the Year

Michael Dunphy
ifac
Part-Qualified Accountant of the Year
Michael Dunphy - Irish Accountancy Awards 2019 winner
Dave O'Donoghue, Managing Director, AccountancySchool.ie, presents the Part - Qualified Accountant of the Year award to Michael Dunphy, ifac.