David Bennett is a Wealth and Asset Management Audit Partner and leads our regional practice located in Cork in the South of Ireland.
David is focused on Alternative Investment Fund’s and having led the audits of some of the world’s largest hedge fund managers brings a depth of experience to support our clients.
David joined EY Dublin in 2007. In 2015, he spent a year working in our Sydney office before returning to Ireland and establishing EY’s second financial services office in Cork in 2019.
He has extensive experience across Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Real Estate and Credit Fund strategies, advising and supporting clients across all stages of the fund life cycle.
David is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland. David is a keen sportsman, an avid golf fan and a member of Ballybunion Golf Club.
David is an active member of Irish Funds, Ireland’s fund industry body and the Funds Forum of the Cork Chamber of Commerce.
David is committed to building a practice that delivers for our clients from a location that offers our people the opportunity to work with some of our largest clients globally, with the amenities and balance that life in Cork provides.
He has built a Center of Excellence in servicing asset management clients in Cork, with retention statistics that are unparalleled, ensuring we have a team with the scale required to deliver for our clients.