James Browne


FCCA; Dip IFR; Adv Dip (T & D)

Paper Specialist

Performance Management (PM)
Advanced Performance Management (APM)

42 Placings at 1st, 2nd & 3rd in Ireland


Financial Reporting; Corporate Reporting; Management Accounting
Professional Activities


Research, design and delivery of Corporate Training Programmes (CPD) for Qualified Accountants throughout Ireland specialising in the areas of  Financial Reporting and Strategic Management Accounting


Browne J. (2007) Management Accounting, Professional Course Manual, McKeon Murray Publications, Dublin
External consultants
Professional Examiner in Management Accounting for the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland. 
External Examiner for Accounting & Finance subject group for The Institute of Bankers in Ireland and National College of Ireland.
ACCA representative on the Financial Reporting Committee of the Consultative Committee of Accounting Bodies – Ireland (CCAB-I).
Member of the Examination Board responsible for assessing prospective members for admission to ACCA under the EU Mutual Recognition Directive.

Industry experience

Prior to lecturing full-time, gained valuable commercial accountancy experience in a range of roles from public practice to multi-national industry to the level of Financial Controller.
Professional Affairs/Memberships
Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Additional information

Students have achieved in excess of 35 prize winners and placings in Professional Accountancy Examinations including 1st place in the world.
Experienced as Chair and Panel Member for Periodic Academic Programmatic Review and New Programme Validation events.
Committee memberships have included IT Teaching & Learning Committee; Academic Impropriety Committee; Academic Board.
Research interests include the application of financial reporting and management accounting techniques and models in the practical business world with a particular emphasis on the challenges facing small/medium sized enterprises.