Kelly Murray’s senior team has significant experience in many areas including accountancy, taxation, corporate finance, restructuring & insolvency and other specialist areas.


Declan Murray, B.Comm FCA.

Declan Murray is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland, qualifying in 1987. A graduate of NUIG he was a founding partner of Kelly Murray, Chartered Accountants in 1989. With over 20 years’ experience in practice dealing with the accounting, audit, taxation and business consulting needs of our clients, Declan has encountered most situations that present to the small and medium sector.

His main responsibilities today are in a business advisory role which involves restructuring, taxation planning, business plans and due diligence assignments. The focus today is dealing with the formidable challenges facing our clients’ businesses and he has handled many negotiations with Revenue, banks and other creditors.

Declan Murray is a member of Chartered Accountants Ireland, qualifying in 1987. A graduate of NUIG he was a founding partner of Kelly Murray, Chartered Accountants in 1989. With over 20 years’ experience in practice dealing with the accounting, audit, taxation and business consulting needs of our clients, Declan has encountered most situations that present to the small and medium sector.
His main responsibilities today are in a business advisory role which involves restructuring,, taxation planning, business plans and due diligence assignments. The focus today is dealing with the formidable challenges facing our clients’ businesses and he has handled many negotiations with Revenue, banks and other creditors.

     dmurray@kellymurray.ie


Gillian Carolan, LL.B. FCA.

Gillian Carolan has over 20 years’ experience in Galway, having trained with PWC and worked in Dublin, Belfast and Papua New Guinea. A partner since 1998 she specialises in auditing, tax and financial consultancy, specifically for small owner operated businesses.

She has particular experience in advising on accounting systems, improving internal controls and implementing accounting software.

     gcarolan@kellymurray.ie


George Taylor, FCCA.

George Taylor is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants qualifying in 2000. He has over 15 years’ experience in practice and is currently a manager with Kelly Murray.

His day to day responsibilities include:

– management of the firm’s audit staff
– management of statutory accounts production for the firm’s clients
– tax return deadline compliance of the firm’s clients

He has considerable accounting, auditing and tax experience across a wide range of business sectors such as:

– solicitors
– auctioneers
– insurance brokers
– e-commerce
– not-for-profit organisations
– pharmacies

       gtaylor@kellymurray.ie


Mary Flynn, FCA. CTA.

Mary is our taxation manager, is an Associate of Chartered Accountants Ireland and an AITI Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA). After qualifying she joined Kelly Murray in 1999 and turned her attention to tax and is a member of the Irish Taxation Institute since 2003.

Mary provides advice on personal and corporate tax matters, with a particular focus on domestic owner managed businesses and property portfolio investors.

She manages an extensive portfolio of clients, working with the Audit and Accounting division, Mary and her team advise clients on Financial, Taxation, Commercial and Management issues in their personal and business affairs.

Mary has over 10 years’ experience advising clients in a range of sectors including the following:

– retail
– medical care
– property management
– regulated sectors including auctioneering, insurance and brokerage firms
– construction/property development
– property investment

      mflynn@kellymurray.ie