Peter Deegan

Peter DeeganPeter Deegan
Director of Corporate Services
Company Secretary

Qualifications
Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
MA (Hons) Public Management, IPA, Dublin

Main Functions
Company Secretary to the Boards of the Dublin, Belfast and Events Limited companies.
Responsible for financial, administrative, IT and personnel functions
Responsible for finance and administration staff

Key Responsibilities and Experience
Peter has responsibility for coordinating the annual budgeting process across Co-operation Ireland He and his team is responsible for providing regular financial reporting to management and to the Board, comparing actual income and expenditure against that budgeted and recommending any control action required.

He is responsible for liquidity management and for liasing with our auditors for their annual examination of our financial accounts.

His unit assists the other SBUs in costing proposals for new projects/programmes and in making interim financial reports to our funders.

As Company Secretary, Peter is responsible for ensuring that our three legal entities comply with their legal requirements in both jurisdictions, and for providing administrative support to the Board and its Sub-Committees.

Peter also has lead responsibility for our Human Resources and Information, Communications & Technology functions.

Before joining Co-operation Ireland Peter worked as a Financial Accountant for the HSE Northern Area. Previous to that he had spent three-years as a Financial Controller for the Catholic Church in Zambia. He spent his earlier career accounting for the financial investments of various financial services companies.