O’Brien, Colin & Gaffney, Michael

Colin O'Brien is a partner in KPMG, specialising in private Irish business who has spent the bulk of his career to date working with indigenous Irish start up companies as they progressed through their development. A number of his clients are now listed companies in both the US and Ireland.

Michael Gaffney is a tax partner in KPMG and a Chartered Accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Taxation. He specializes in dealing with privately owned businesses and especially in transactions involving land and buildings. Mike married Pilar in 2000 and moved to live in Madrid, Spain, but continues to commute to Dublin to work.