CPA Ireland appoints new Director of Education


Welcome to Deirdre McDonnell who has been appointed as CPA Ireland Director of Education. Deirdre has taken over from Paul Heaney who has left the Institute after 15 years as Director of Education. During this time he has overseen many changes to the CPA syllabus as well as the introduction of e-learning and online examinations.

Deirdre’s previous roles in CPA Ireland include Director of Member Services and Director of Business Development.

“I am very happy to take up the post of Director of Education at CPA Ireland. I am looking forward to working with our CPA students, together with the wonderful Education and Training team at CPA Ireland to ensure that we are the leading edge of the new generation of professional accounting education and training. I hope you will continue to feel supported and informed as we support you through your education and training journey to become qualified CPAs.”
Deirdre Mc Donnell FCPA

Deirdre is pictured below with CPA President, GearĂ³id O'Driscoll and outgoing Director of Education, Paul Heaney.