Edel Carter Director – U.S. Irish Business Group Dublin, City Quay + (1) 415 410-3556


A Grant Thornton alumni, Edel re-joined the practice and relocated to San Francisco in early 2016, to lead the Irish West Coast Desk as part of the US Irish Business Group.

She is an experienced Irish and international tax advisor with almost ten years’ experience working with both multinational and domestic clients on international and corporate tax issues. Edel spent over six years in the Big 4 and also has experience working as an in house tax advisor.

Her experience includes international corporate tax structuring, intellectual property planning, R&D tax credits, due diligence, global expansion planning and treasury.

Sector experience

Edel has significant expertise advising overseas clients establishing operations and doing business in and through Ireland. She also advises extensively on all aspects of international tax planning, including IP planning, cross-border reorganisations and financing transactions.

She has particular experience dealing with both domestic and international companies across a wide range of sectors (e.g. tech and ICT, pharma, manufacturing, property investment, start-ups, retail and construction).

She works closely with international tax colleagues to support FDI client base and cross border activities. She also has specific experience in group treasury activities.

  • Associate of the Irish Taxation Institute (ITI)
  • Degree in Mathematics and Law from (NUIG)