Tutor biographies

Our tutors are industry leading subject matter experts, who bring their own practical experience of the sector to bear. Topics are brought to life using practical examples from the tutor's own professional experience and the use of ‘real life’ inspired case studies. Our tutors share their insights into the latest trends and developments in the field means you really get ‘under the bonnet’ of the topic.

Cormac Lucey

Cormac is a well known and respected economic commentator and regularly contributes to national print and broadcast media publications and broadcasts, commenting on economics and current affairs.

Cormac holds an MBS from UCD and is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He was formerly vice-president of Rabobank International Acquisition Finance and finance director of an AIM quoted company, Stentor plc.
Cormac has been a consultant on acquisition and disposals for a number of quoted Irish companies and is currently director of the IMI business finance programme and tutor on a number of Chartered Accountants Ireland specialist qualifications and CPD programmes.

Guest speakers:

The programme will involve a number of guest speakers from relevant specialist disciplines. They will discuss their experiences, offering a further insight into the practicalities of working in Corporate Finance.

Recent guest speakers have included:

  • Fiona Smith, PwC
  • Shane Lyons, PwC
  • Lorraine Griffin, Deloitte
  • Conor McCarthy, NCB Stockbrokers
  • Stephen FitzSimons, McCann FitzGerald