As the largest independent firm of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, Russell Brennan Keane has merged with PGL, a long established accountancy practice in Clonskeagh, Dublin 14, with effect from 1st March 2016.


The combined entities will have revenue of in excess of €12.5 million, a team of 17 partners with 170 professionals and support staff across 4 offices, consolidating Russell Brennan Keane’s position as a leading accountancy and advisory firm.  The merged firm will trade as Russell Brennan Keane.


David Gleeson, Managing Partner, said “We are extremely proud of the footprint we have developed in Dublin. This new chapter is the latest part of a growth strategy as the firm continues to combine talent and resources to address the needs of our increasingly diverse client-base.  This merger with PGL enables us to significantly increase our presence in the Dublin market and we are looking forward to providing an enhanced service offering to PGL clients.”


Declan Lernihan, Managing Partner at PGL, added: “PGL are delighted to announce the merger of our practice with that of Russell Brennan Keane to form one of Ireland’s top ten accounting practices. This merger gives us access to significant, well regarded and widespread professional experience, offering clients audit, tax and accounting services in addition to Corporate Finance; HR support; and IT consultancy services and gives access to a wider geographical spread in Ireland through offices in Athlone and Roscommon and worldwide through the Leading Edge Alliance.” We believe that the client focussed ethos of both firms offers real advantages to our partners, staff and clients.


About Russell Brennan Keane

Established in 1958, Russell Brennan Keane is Ireland’s largest independent accounting firm and has grown from a relatively small regional practice to a large nationwide, indigenous firm with a sophisticated skills and services profile. Offering a full suite of business services, the Firm operates from 3 offices in Baggot Street, Dublin 2, Athlone and Roscommon.


About PGL

PGL are located in Clonskeagh, Dublin 14 and provide comprehensive value added assurance and financial advisory services to their clients who are companies, limited partnerships, professional partnerships and private individuals.


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