Acquisitions policy is key to future growth

LHM Casey McGrath is just one of many Irish mid-tier accountancy practices to go down the acquisition road, writes Ian Kehoe.

2nd June, 2007

LHM Casey McGrath is just one of many Irish mid-tier accountancy practices to go down the acquisition road, writes Ian Kehoe.

When Brendan Murtagh established an accountancy practice in Dublin in 1995, the firm’s Christmas party consisted of Murtagh and one other partner going out for a drink.

The fledgling firm, Farrell & Murtagh, did not employ a secretary, a receptionist or any back-up or support staff. ‘‘It was a classic two-man operation,” said...

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