Cahill Trautt currently employ fifteen staff including six fully qualified accountants but we are always on the lookout for fresh recruits!
If you are an audit or tax accountant or possess other technical skills related to book-keeping, data-science or programming please email us with the subject "Careers" and a short message stating your preferred position.
Padraic Cahill B.Comm FCA AITI QFA
Padraic Cahill is the Founder Partner of Cahill Trautt & Co. He has overall responsibility for the firm’s tax services.
Padraic has extensive experience in tax planning, auditing, and negotiations with Revenue Officials in every sector of enterprise, public and private.
Having graduated from University College Dublin with a Commerce degree, Padraic began his career with the Smyth Motor Group in Dublin. He spent many years working in industry and practice in Dublin and Cavan before joining J.J. Bourke & Co. Chartered Accountants in Ballina.
Padraic founded the present firm in 1977 in Ballina where he and his family live.
Pauric Trautt FCA
Originally from Longford, Pauric Trautt joined the practice in 1998 and became a partner in 2003. Pauric has overall responsibility for the firm’s Audit and Advisory function focusing on quality and regulatory matters.
Pauric qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1994 and completed his training with McDwyer Lennon & Co., a medium sized practice in Cavan town. Pauric then gained experience in industry, working with Cavan Crystal before finally moving to Ballina in 1998.
Pauric also has a broad practice experience with particular exposure to the Hotel and Service sectors, as well as the Creche and Nursing Home sectors. Pauric’s focus is to grow the practice while ensuring that all of its clients receive the highest standard of service. He is actively involved in local charities, including the Ballina Lions club.
Pauric and his family are currently living in Killala.
Peter Dooley B.Comm FCA
Originally from Laois, Peter trained with Lewis & Co. in Ballsbridge, qualifing in May 1999. He joined Cahill Trautt in August 2002.
Peter’s client portfolio includes sole traders, solicitors, private limited companies and charities. He has extensive experience in audit, taxation, business acquisition and corporate finance.
Peter is a keen hurler and in his spare time he trains the under-age Ballina teams. Cahill Trautt & Co. is the proud sponsor of the Ballina James Stephens hurling club.
Diane Egan BBS CPA
Diane is a qualified Certified Public Accountant and accounts technician and also holds a BBS in accounting.
Diane worked in manufacturing for eight years and the Department of Social Protection for seven years before joining Cahill Trautt in 2014.
Lisa Lindsay BBS ACA
Lisa trained with Gilroy Gannon Chartered Accountants, a medium sized practice in Sligo, qualifying as a Chartered accountant in 2011.
Lisa gained post qualification experience with Gilroy Gannon as Audit Senior and in 2014 moved back to Mayo where she gained industry experience as a Financial Accountant with Allergen Pharmaceuticals Ireland. She joined Cahill Trautt in March 2017.
Michael Kenny ACCA
Michael Kenny graduated from IT Sligo with an honours degree in Business (Accounting). He qualified as an ACCA Chartered Certified Accountant and was admitted to membership in 2013. Michael joined Cahill Trautt in August 2017.
Michael is an audit senior and personal tax accountant with Cahill & Trautt Accountants Limited. He is involved with agricultural groups and in particular, he has acted as Chairperson of Sligo Macra. He provides senior audit support to the firm, and, as an active farmer, can also draw on his extensive practical experience in providing taxation support to our farm clients. Michael is a serving committee member of the ACCA Connacht members network.