Our Team

Cathal Cooney (B. Comm., FCA)

is a Chartered Accountant, with many years’ experience in both industry and private practice. He is a native of Wicklow Town and has known many of our clients for most of his life. His expertise ranges from business start-ups and how best to expand your small enterprise to cutting through the maze of taxes and ways to reduce them. In his spare time, he is a keen, if fair-weather, golfer.

Seamus Parle (ACMA,CPA)

is a Chartered Management Accountant and a Certified Public Accountant who has worked in the practise since 1990. He handles accounts and business support services for many of our larger business clients, as well as being our resident computer specialist. For relaxation he enters competitions and has won many prizes for share trading and fantasy football.

Pat Doyle B. Comm. MIICM

joined the company in 1999, having spent many years working in the accounts field in industry. He was one of the founder members of the success story that is Wicklow Enterprise Park. He is also an active member of Wicklow & District Chamber of Commerce. He produces accounts and tax returns for many of our sole trader and audit exempt company clients.

Eamonn O’Malley IATI

joined the firm in 1999 as well, obviously a boom year for us. He works on the production of accounts for sole traders  and accounts for audit exempt company clients, as well as the payroll and bookkeeping services provided by the company. Another keen golfer, Eamonn is an active member of Wicklow Golf Club, and Club Captain in 2014.

Ning Ning Zhao BA Hons Accounting & Finance, ACCA

Ning Ning Zhao is a Certified Accountant, and is engaged in company audits as well as accounts and tax returns for sole traders and audit exempt companies. She is a graduate of Dublin Business School, and Agriculture University ShenYang, China.

Helen O’Brien B.A. H.Dip. ACA

Helen O’Brien is a Chartered Accountant, who works on statutory audits as well as taxation and company secretarial needs of corporate clients. A native of Liscarroll, Co. Cork, she graduated from U.C.C. with First Class Honours in Economics and Mathematical Studies and obtained a Higher Diploma in Maths before qualifying as an accountant. Having qualified in 2003 she worked in Cork and Westmeath before joining Cooney Parle in 2008.

Sarah Hughes BBS

Sarah is a Trainee Accountant and is engaged in payroll, tax returns, bookkeeping and accounts preparation. A native of Gorey, she graduated with First Class Honours in Business with Accounting from WIT and is currently studying for ACCA exams.