David Ebbs & Company Chartered Accountants Dublin 2

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David Ebbs - FCA
Email: David.Ebbs@davidebbs.com

David has over 40 years experience as a qualified Chartered Accountant. He qualified in 1977 whilst with a firm which today is part of Ernst & Young. Apart from a 10 year stint in industry, he has spent his entire career in practice. David started the firm in 1988 and moved to the current premises in 1998. The firm is a founding member of the Key Network group. David has vast experience in a wide range of business areas including taxation and company secretarial matters as well as audit and accountancy.

David is married to Joy, a medical doctor and they have one son, Tim, a qualified ACA and is now a Finance Manager in industry.



David Ebbs

John O'Sullivan  - FCA
Email: John.Osullivan@davidebbs.com

John works with business owners, entrepreneurs and managers across a broad range of industries delivering a range of audit, advisory and taxation services. Passionate for servicing the SME sector John provides a ‘one stop shop’ service solution ensuring all accounting, payroll, taxation and compliance requirements are adhered to.

An experienced insolvency practitioner, John also provides a range of liquidation and restructuring services to business stakeholders.

John is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland having qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2002. John previously attained a Degree in Business from TCD and a Masters’ in Accounting from the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School.

A career practitioner, John previously worked as a manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Ireland and abroad and subsequently as a director with Baker Tilly Hughes Blake.

A keen sports enthusiast, John is married to Oonagh and a father to Henrietta.



John O'Sullivan

Susan Ding FCCA, BSc (Hons) Accounting
Manager - Audit & Pension Services
Email: Susan.Ding@davidebbs.com

Susan graduated from Queen's University Belfast with a BSc (Hons) Accounting. She was admitted as an associate of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in 2002 and as a fellow member in 2007. Susan joined David Ebbs & Co in 1998 and was recently received the 10 years service award.

Manager of our audit and pension services department, she has gained vast experience of audit in various sectors including construction, I.T and manufacturing. She also looks after our pension scheme services which vary from administration, preparation and audit of pension scheme accounts for Multinational companies.

Susan has now moved back to Malaysia, but she continues to work for David Ebbs & Co DAC thanks to the wonders of the cloud and the advances in technology.




Susan Ding

Gareth Murphy ACCA
Tax & Audit Department
Email: Gareth.Murphy@davidebbs.com

Gareth is an ACCA qualified accountant and an AITI Chartered Tax Adviser and has over 15 years practice experience in financial accounting, taxation and business advisory services. Prior to joining David Ebbs & Co. he gained a broad range of experience in Big 4 (PwC), Top 10 (RSM formerly Baker Tilly Ryan Glennon) and smaller accounting firms. He has a keen interest in sports especially rugby, golf, tennis and running and has ran six Dublin marathons. He has a one year old daughter and lives with his fiancé in Dublin. He is a graduate of the National College of Ireland where he attained an honours degree in Accounting and Human Resource Management.



Gareth Murphy

Heinrich Hoffmann BBS (Hons) Accounting
Accounting & Audit Department
Email: Heinrich.Hoffmann@davidebbs.com

Heinrich is a recently qualified chartered accountant having qualified with Chartered Accountants Ireland in 2016. He completed his training contract with David Ebbs & Co having previously undertaken studies in Accounting, Business Management and Statistics at the University of the Free State in South Africa. He is a native of South Africa and speak Afrikaans fluently.

Heinrich works in the Audit and Accounting Department and takes a keen interest in several charities and small companies.

He is married to Lisa.



Heinrich Hoffmann

Claire Lynch
Payroll Manager
Email: Claire.Lynch@davidebbs.com

Claire has completed the IATI and IPASS and has over 10 years practice experience in payroll with a background of a further 5 years of banking experience. Prior to joining David Ebbs & Co. She gained a broad range of financial and payroll experience in banking (AIB), Big 4 (EY), Industry (both pharmaceutical and technology sectors). Claire has worked in all sides of payroll – in-house, out-source, bureau, Irish, UK and European Payroll. Claire has an interest in traveling and meeting new people. Claire is originally from Cork and enjoys the outdoors.



Claire Lynch

Jean Kavanagh
Payroll Consultant
Email: Jean.Kavanagh@davidebbs.com

Jean qualified with distinctions from IPASS. She is a payroll consultant at David Ebbs & Co. Prior to that Jean has completed a bachelor’s Degree in Tourism and European languages (Italian & Spanish). Before her degree she attended a premier University in the Philippines.

Jean had 20 years’ experience  in Hotel, Health & Leisure Club management. Jean was born in the Philippines, and has been living in Ireland for 13 years. She is married to an Irishman and has two lovely children.



Jean Kavanagh

Lisa Hoffmann
Administrative Assistant
Email: Lisa.Hoffmann@davidebbs.com

Lisa has a National Certificate in Business and Secretarial Studies, a diploma in Preforming Arts and graduated with a degree in Theology from the University of Wales in 2010.

Lisa joined our firm in April 2014. Lisa works part time and is in charge of our administration. She worked as a youth worker for five years with ages eight to eighteen. She is married to Heinrich Hoffmann. Lisa enjoys baking, meeting new people, she also enjoy the arts and the outdoors.



Lisa Hoffmann

31 Westland Square
Dublin 2
Tel: +353 1 670 4055
Fax: +353 1 670 4989
Email: info@davidebbs.com
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