RSM Ireland


Tailored services to meet your requirements

Our education sector team is comprised of experienced professionals in Finance, IT, Process Improvement, Human Resources, Organisation Design and Change Management, all of whom are specialists focused on delivering holistic solutions.

We have significant education sector experience and have worked with many higher level education institutions in Ireland and a wide variety of further education and second level colleges. We have also had significant input at policy making level.

The team also includes education sector specialist advisors such as Terry McWade, former deputy CEO of the RCSI and Professor John Davies, emeritus professor, Anglia Ruskin University.

A recent example of a successfully completed project

Facilitating DIT, IT Tallaght and IT Blanchardstown in their merger implementation plan in the context of their application for technological university status. The output was the “TU4D Implementation Plan”. The firm fielded a multi-disciplinary team of 10 education sector experts to facilitate this outcome.

Our service offerings include:

  • Audit and Advisory
  • Change Management
  • Due Diligence
  • Financial and Commercial Reviews
  • Governance, Risk and Controls
  • HR Advisory
  • IT Consulting
  • IT Strategy
  • Merger/Amalgamation Advisory Services
  • Organisation Design
  • People Development
  • Performance Management and Employee Relations advisory
  • Process Enhancements
  • Programme Management
  • Strategy Development
  • Tax
  • Workplace Investigations and Mediations

Approved alliances

Unit4 are our preferred partner within the Education Sector as well as other key areas. It is a leading provider of enterprise applications empowering people in service organizations. With annual revenue north of €500m and more than 4000 employees world-wide, Unit4 delivers ERP, industry-focused and best-in-class applications. Thousands of organizations from sectors including professional services, education, public services, not-for-profit, real estate, wholesale, and financial services benefit from Unit4 solutions. Unit4 is in business for people.