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Power, Deirdre



Power, Deirdre

Firm: Deloitte
Position: Partner - Tax
Address: Deloitte & Touche House, Earlsfort Terrace, Dublin 2
Phone: +353 1 417 2448
Fax: +353 1 417 2300
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Deirdre is a financial services tax Partner and is Head of the Financial Services Tax Group of Deloitte in Ireland and across EMEA. She is a Chartered Accountant with more than 20 years' experience in advising financial services clients in the areas of investment management and funds, leasing, banking, securitisation and structured finance. She has made a significant contribution to the Irish Funds Industry over the last 15 years, including being elected as chairman of Irish Funds for 2007-2008 (Irish Funds being the industry body in Ireland).

Deirdre is a member of the Irish Funds Tax Steering Group, where she assists in the development of the Irish tax framework for funds with various stakeholders. Deirdre is a member of the Deloitte Global Asset Pooling team and European Investment Management Team. Deirdre is Deloitte FSI Tax Leader for EMEA.


She was previously Chairman of the Irish Funds Industry Association (IFIA). She is an elected member to the Board of Deloitte Ireland. For three consecutive years, Deirdre has been recognised, by International Tax Review, as one of the leading female tax advisors in Ireland.


Deirdre is a regular contributor to financial publications and has spoken at numerous financial services and industry conferences. She has worked with relevant stakeholders on introducing various aspects of the funds, leasing, banking and securitisation tax legislation.


BSc (Mgmt) Degree from Trinity College, Dublin


Deirdre is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.