Three new partners appointed at Deloittte
14 June 2013 - Deloitte, the leading business advisory firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new partners. Kevin Butler, David Kinsella and Simon Murphy, previously directors with the firm, have been appointed partners in the firm’s audit, enterprise risk services and consulting practices respectively.
Brendan Jennings, Managing Partner, Deloitte commented: “I am pleased to welcome the new partners to the senior leadership of the firm. These appointments further support the growth plans of Deloitte in Ireland and underline our commitment to enhance the breadth and depth of expertise we offer our clients. Within the current marketplace, we see positive indications that optimism is returning. The investment in talent we are making with these appointments will help us support our clients in achieving their business objectives.”
Kevin is a partner in Deloitte’s audit practice, based in the Cork office. He specialises in the provision of audit and advisory services and is a member of the firm’s national energy and resources industry group.
Kevin has over 11 years of experience in professional services, having trained as a chartered accountant with Deloitte. A director since 2010, he works with clients across a range of industries and areas including energy, manufacturing, agribusiness and shared services. Kevin has substantial experience of supporting companies with complex accounting matters under various financial reporting frameworks, particularly IFRS.
Kevin holds a B.Sc in Accounting from University College Cork and is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland.
David is a partner in the firm’s enterprise risk services practice specialising in the provision of internal audit and risk management services to clients in the financial services, corporate and public sectors.
David has over 14 years of experience and has worked extensively in the area of internal audit, both in industry and practice. Prior to joining Deloitte he worked in the internal audit and finance functions of a number of financial services organisations including Depfa Bank for almost three years and AIB for six years. He advised clients in the areas of risk, controls assurance and corporate governance.
David holds a B.A. in Business Studies from Dublin Business School. He is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland and a chartered member of the Institute of Internal Audit.
Simon is a partner in the consulting department, providing services in technology strategy and transformation. He works with clients in harnessing technology to address complex business challenges and leading innovative technology change programmes.
Simon has 20 years of experience in technology consulting. He has worked in a number of industries including financial services, public sector and telecommunications amongst others. He joined Deloitte in 2008, having previously worked with BearingPoint Ireland for over 8 years. He advises CIOs and IT directors on a range of topics from IT strategy, operating models, IT procurement to acquisition due diligence.
Simon holds a B.Sc. in Computer Systems from the University of Limerick and is certified by the Open Group as a master IT architect. He is also a member of the Open Group's Master IT Architect certification board.