John Devaney, MBA, CPA, took office as the new President of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland), at the conclusion of  the 77th Annual General Meeting of Members on June 26th 2020 held at CPA Ireland, 17 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2. 

Mr. Devaney became a member of CPA Ireland in 1992 was appointed to Council of CPA Ireland in April 2012.

John Devaney trained with O’Gorman Brannigan Purtill & Co. in Clonmel for 5 years before heading to London. In the UK John has gained experience in Audit Practice, Animal Pharmaceuticals, the Music Industry, Outsourcing and Natural Gas Distribution. He has extensive experience ranging from, providing strategic and financial advice to blue chip global companies, to working with start-ups and SMEs. John is currently Associate Director at EFM UK & Ireland.