David Lynch Director - Financial Services Audit Dublin, City Quay + 353 1 6805 923

Experience

David joined the Audit and Assurance department of Grant Thornton in 2006 and is currently operating as a Director of our Financial Services Audit division.

Sector experience

David has over ten years of audit experience including a placement in London. He specialises in the provision of a range of audit and assurance services to the financial services industry, particularly in the areas of asset management and credit union.

His portfolio of clients include credit unions, hedge funds (both Irish and offshore), private equity funds, asset managers and other investment vehicles including section 110 companies and QAIFs. He has extensive experience in the audit of funds holding complex derivative contracts, private equity investments and distressed loan assets.

David has vast experience in the audit and preparation of financial statements in accordance with Irish GAAP, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and US GAAP.

His other non-audit activities include reviews of financial institution loan books. 

Qualifications
  • Member of Chartered Accountants Ireland (CAI)
  • Master of Business in Accounting from Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT)
  • Member of the Financial Reporting Committee for Irish Funds