Who We Are

Frances Hegarty became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland on 20th June 2001. Since then she has continually progressed in her profession and is registered with both the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and the Irish Taxation Institute.

Frances holds the following qualifications; Bachelor of Business Studies (Distinction), Chartered Accountant registered with ICAI, Registered Auditor registered with ICAI, Diploma in International Financial Reporting Standards, Diploma in Forensic Accounting, Diploma in Insolvency & Registered tax consultant.

Frances became a partner of a Cork City based Chartered Accountants in May 2005, she then left this firm in 2009 and opened her own practice, enabling her to give her full focus to her own clients.

Frances Hegarty & Co. Chartered Accountants is a progressive firm of accountants. This practice started out with a large client base from a range of industry sectors and has continued to develop its client base steadily since opening in 2009. The firm now employs 7 staff members, ranging from Accountants, Payroll Specialists, Bookkeepers and administration staff.