Paschal Donohoe T.D., Minister for Finance and for Public Expenditure and Reform, today launched Governance for Directors on State Boards, a new jointly produced publication by the Institute of Directors in Ireland (IoD) and Mazars.
The Galway Science & Technology Festival is celebrating 20 years of showcasing Galway as a city of science, Technology, engineering, art and maths! The collaboration between local industry, local education and government agencies has helped the Festival and Exhibition to grow to become the success that it is today. During the two-week Festival over 30 science and technology shows and workshops are brought to over 150 schools throughout Galway city and county – helping students to engage with STEM in a meaningful and exciting way.
73% of organisations have now begun to tackle GDPR – up from 16% in 2016
2nd GDPR-Readiness report launched by Mazars and McCann FitzGerald
Mazars and McCann FitzGerald have released their second annual report on the readiness of Irish businesses for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force from May 2018. With just over 6 months to go, there continues to be a serious level of difficulty for Irish businesses in complying with the new requirements, though Irish businesses appear to be finally making real steps to get ready.
Mazars is delighted to sponsor the European Small and Mid-Cap Awards for 2017. The award programme aims to promote best practices and encourage more small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access capital markets via IPOs. This is a joint initiative of the European Commission, leading European securities exchanges and European Issuers.
Mazars has appointed John Bowe as Corporate Finance Partner in Mazars. The Mazars Corporate Finance team has been very active over the last 2 years successfully advising Irish businesses and shareholders on a wide range of transactions including company sales, MBO’s, acquisitions, equity and debt raising.
Mazars Corporate Finance Advise Joyce Supermarket Group on its Acquisition of Nestor Supermarket Group
Mazars Corporate Finance are delighted to announce that it has acted as exclusive financial adviser to Joyce’s Supermarket Group on its successful acquisition of Nestor’s Supermarket Group.
The "Tomorrow’s Audit" Hackathon, a two-day event organised by Mazars end of June 2017, convened over 80 participants from different countries under the hashtag #hacktheaudit. Its goal was to create a vision of what the audit of the future may look like in order to truly address the needs of all stakeholders.
Audit, Tax and Advisory firm Mazars has appointed Austin Sammon as Partner in their Galway office. Austin joins Mazars with over 16 years’ experience of working with Ireland’s leading companies.
We are delighted to announce that Mazars has merged with Maguire Caulfield Browne. The newly merged entity will be called Mazars and will be led by Mazars Managing Partner, Mark Kennedy. Richard Maguire and Pat Magner will join the Mazars Partnership.
Widening gap between motivation levels in private and public sectors.
Employee motivation levels have increased by 6% over the last year according to our third annual External Employee Motivation Survey.
The good governance awards were established to recognise and encourage compliance and adherence with good governance best practice by non-profit organisations in Ireland. Building on the work of the Charities Regulator who recently highlighted the need for an appropriate governance framework for charities to be put in place, the Good Governance Awards seeks to showcase how good governance and driving social change are effectively interlinked.
Mazars Corporate Finance Advise Fastway on its Sale to MML Growth Capital Ireland Fund and Management
Mazars Corporate Finance are pleased to announce that we have acted as exclusive financial adviser to Fastway Group on its successful sale to MML Growth Capital Ireland Fund and Management. We acted for the majority shareholders and Management.
On Wednesday, the 8th March 2017 a delegation from the European Chamber of Ireland visited Brussels as part of an important Brexit engagement mission. The specific purpose of this two-day trip was to ensure that key EU decision-makers understood the challenges Brexit will present for businesses operating in Ireland.
The risk to Foreign Direct Investment posed by US protectionism is a bigger risk to the Irish economy than Brexit and EU Tax Challenges, warned Mark Kennedy, managing partner, Mazars, one of Ireland’s largest accounting firms.
Before the Local Property Tax (LPT) was introduced, people that owned second, third, fourth etc. properties will recall the NPPR (Non-Principle Private Residence) charge. It was an annual €200 charge per property from 2009 to 2013 which was payable by the owners to the local authority to go towards funding local authority services.