Debt and Capital Advisory

Independent advice to borrowers across the full spectrum of the debt markets

The Debt and Capital Advisory team provide independent advice across the full spectrum of debt markets through the firm's global network, accessing bank debt, direct lenders and capital markets.

Deloitte Debt and Capital Advisory has designed specific services for companies at every stage of the debt cycle in order to deliver the optimum funding structure to meet their particular needs.

Global resources and execution expertise

Conflict free independent advice: We are independent of capital; therefore our advice remains truly independent and aligned in assisting our client to reach their objectives throughout the process.

Financial expertise: We have a detailed knowledge of the Irish banking market and an up to date insight into the workings of the main institutions.

Global reach: Our global debt advisory practice is a leading team of 140 debt professionals based in 30 countries across Europe, North America, Africa and Asia, giving us a true global reach. 

Our Clients and Prospective Clients

Our debt advisory team is completely independent from providers of finance and only act for borrowers, meaning that our objectives are fully aligned with those of our clients including:

  • Private Companies
  • Mid and large corporate companies
  • Family owned businesses
  • Public companies

We advise across a range of industries

Our Debt and Capital advisory clients vary across a range of industries including:

  • Hospitality
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Retail
  • Healthcare and Pharmaceutical
  • Construction and Investment property
  • Technology

The Deloitte Alternative Lender Deal Tracker

The Deloitte Alternative Lender Deal Tracker released quarterly covers 63 leading Alternative Lenders, with whom we track deals across Europe. The eighteenth issue covers data for the fourth quarter of 2017 that closed with 103 deals completing, representing a 32% increase in deal flow on a last 12 months basis in comparison with the previous year.


Recent Thought Leadership & Insights

Residential Development Funding Landscape  

In this article, Daniel Lockley, a manager in Deloitte Ireland’s Debt & Capital Advisory team explores the Irish residential development funding landscape. House building levels in Ireland have been exceptionally low for a number of years, resulting in housing stock levels falling to their lowest point since 2007. This housing shortage stems from the low levels of house building during the period 2011 to 2016. 

Alternative Lending in Action: Spotlight on Ireland

John Doddy, a Partner in Debt & Capital Advisory Ireland, shares his views on developments and opportunities in the Irish market. Historically dominated by local banks, the Irish lending market has experienced a period of unprecedented change since 2008. What has emerged is a smaller traditional banking sector containing fewer active players with a reduced appetite for risk. This development has resulted in a funding gap, most notably in the Irish property and SME sectors.

European Hotel Investment Overview 2017

Each year, attendees of the Deloitte European Hotel Investment Conference take part in our industry survey which focuses on the UK and wider European market. We have shared some of the survey findings here, as well as local statistics on the Irish hotel and tourism market.





Acted as debt advisor for the sucessful raising of new facilities. 




Acted as debt advisor for the successful raising of new facilities.


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John Doddy

John Doddy

Partner, Head of Debt & Capital Advisory, Ireland

John is a Partner and Head of Debt and Capital Advisory, Deloitte Ireland. He is also a member of the board of the firm. John has over 20 years financial services experience including 10 years spent i... More

Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn

Real Estate & Infrastructure Leader

Michael is a corporate finance partner and leads our debt advisory practice focusing on real estate and infrastructure financing. He is the Global Financial Advisory Public Sector Leader and the Infra... More

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Brian Fennelly

Brian Fennelly

Director - Corporate Finance

Brian is a Director in Deloitte’s Corporate Finance team, where he specialises in providing debt advisory and debt capital raising services to Small and Medium Sized Enterprises and large corporates. ... More

David Martin

David Martin

Director - Corporate Finance

David Martin, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants is a Director specialising in Debt and Capital Advisory. Prior to joining Deloitte in 2014, David was with Bank of Ireland for 8 years ... More