Baker Tilly is proud to announce the expansion of its leadership team with the appointment of Stephen McGovern as Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”).
Stephen has a 16-year track record working in senior finance, risk and governance roles at Ireland’s largest public limited company, CRH. In addition, Stephen has extensive corporate governance expertise working on Audit & Risk Committees of public bodies such as the HSE, the Medical Council and Bord Iascaigh Mhara.
Commenting on the appointment, Neil Hughes, Managing Partner, said: “We are so pleased to have someone of Stephen’s calibre strengthen our growing Baker Tilly team. With his innovation, personal drive and extensive expertise in internal audit, finance, risk and corporate governance, his input as Chief Financial Officer will be invaluable to the continued momentum and strategic direction of the Company.
“In addition to his significant industry experience, Stephen brings strong leadership skills to the role of CFO. It’s my pleasure to welcome Stephen to Baker Tilly as we enter this new, exciting phase of growth.”
“I am delighted to join Baker Tilly at this exciting time,” said Stephen McGovern. “My key focus is to build on the firm’s track record of evolution and growth and I look forward to working with Neil and the team as we continue to execute our focused growth strategy and drive our shared vision for the Company.”
With Linda Doran recently being appointed as Partner for the South East Region, this is Baker Tilly’s second key executive appointment in a number of weeks.
About Baker Tilly
Baker Tilly are the Republic of Ireland representatives of Baker Tilly International, a Top Ten global network of accountancy and advisory firms.