The former Chartered Accountants practice of Francis J. Woods & Company Limited (15 staff), located in Balbriggan, ten minutes from Dublin airport, has been subsumed into PKF-FPM Accountants Limited and will operate as the PKF-FPM Balbriggan Dublin North office.
The combined firm will trade as PKF-FPM Accountants and have more than 115 people throughout 6 office locations in Northern Ireland and Ireland, and global expertise with local knowledge around the World through the network offices of PKF International.
Francis J. Woods & Company Limited was a very successful, well established and respected general accountancy and business consultancy practice with additional sector expertise in farming and charities. The founder of Francis J. Woods & Company Limited, Joe Woods and all his staff, will continue to be very integral to PKF-PFM Accountants going forward.
Speaking on the exciting new development, PKF-FPM Managing Director Feargal McCormack stated that â€œthe opening of a new PKF-FPM Balbriggan, Dublin North Office, further confirms PKF-FPMâ€™s intention to significantly grow its island market presence over the next five years and creates exciting opportunities for existing and potential new clients in the context of the island economy and also addressing the challenges of Brexit both from within and outside the European .
Joe Woods stated â€œby coming together, we collectively can offer our clients and our people access to even more expertise and opportunities. Our clients will benefit from having access to an even wider range of services and a more extensive international pool of knowledgeable and capable individuals right across the various service lines such as audit, tax, corporate finance, accounts outsourcing, business recovery, Brexit and strategic business advice.
Pictured outside the new PKF-FPM Balbriggan Dublin North Office are Teresa Campbell, PKF-FPM Staff Director, Joe Woods, Feargal McCormack and Michael Farrell, PKF-FPM Lead Director for new office.