Diarmuid Kelleher is a Chartered Certified Accountant, FCCA, having qualified in 2004. He is also a Chartered Tax adviser, CTA, being a professional member of the Irish Taxation Institute having qualified in 2005.
He is a Qualified Financial Adviser. QFA, having qualified in 2011. He has a degree in Accounting and Economics from the University of Limerick having graduated in 1994.
Diarmuid Kelleher has run his own tax and accounting practice since 2007. Diarmuid trained as an ACCA accountant with Thomas Goodall & Co Limited. He worked as a tax consultant with McGuire Desmond Solictiors in Cork City. Prior to specialising in tax and accounting Diarmuid worked as strockbroker for NCB Stockbrokers in Dublin for two years. He also worked for six years with Charles Schwab and Company at their headquarters in San Francisco, one of the largest firm of Stockbrokers in the world.
Diarmuid Kelleher has lectured extensively on tax matters to his fellow professional. He lectured in VAT for the Irish Taxation Institute’s professional course for seven years with a large part of that at the final stage of the professional course.
He has lectured for the Law Society on various tax matters including VAT, Capital Gains Tax and Capital Acquisitions Tax. He has also lectured on tax matters for the CPA accountants institute.
Diarmuid has worked with NCB Stockbrokers in Dublin for two years and for six years with Charles Schwab & Co in the US. This experience in working with high net worth individuals gave him a great insight into the value of tax planning and the most efficient wealth management strategies.