“Economies within an economy”: Grant Thornton’s Michael McAteer on talent, tax and Ireland’s economic trajectory
Grant Thornton managing partner Michael McAteer believes the surge in dealmaking will continue, although he expects many smaller businesses to fold when the state supports end. He also talks about the impact of the pandemic upon society, businesses, and the workplace.
5th Jan, 2022 - 6 min read
Michael McAteer: “You have to remember when you are dealing with insolvency, it is a people business“
Michael McAteer presided over the wreckage of the financial crash, steering brands from Eircom to The Sunday Business Post back from the precipice. He started as an office boy and worked his way up to become one of Ireland’s leading accountants and insolvency practitioners.