Catherine Corcoran Gearty
Head of Consulting

Office : Dublin
Service : Consulting

Catherine is Head of our RSM Ireland Consulting unit. She leads a team of multi-disciplinary experts delivering solutions across HR, Transformation and Change, Technology, Economics and Financial Advisory, Forensic Investigation and Risk Advisory Services.

A Graduate of UCD, NCI and the Smurfit Graduate Business school, She has significant sectoral experience in the Public Sector, Not-for-Profit and Foreign Direct Investment.

Her personal consulting portfolio lies in the area of Transformation and Change, HR, Executive Coaching, Facilitation, dispute resolution and Corporate Governance. She has significant experience and track record of leading complex and successful project with significant outputs in these areas.

Catherine has a first class honours graduate diploma in Corporate Governance and acts as advisor to numerous boards of Directors facilitating their arrival at best practice governance issues while delivering outcomes in terms of strategy.

She is active in RSM Global and was Chair of the RSM World Conference in 2017. She is the RSM International Liaison partner in respect of Management Consulting services and works to deliver international benchmarking and expertise as appropriate in our consulting assignments.

Catherine is a firm advocate of the 'authentic leadership' model and personal development approaches which are rooted in 'self awareness'. The RSM Ireland practice values reflect this approach.




Training and development brochure

20 July 2017
A practical approach to workplace training and development. The health of an organisation depends on the growth and development of its employees. Training should be directly matched to the needs of the organisation and its employees. We have designed a variety of customisable programmes as every organisation has its own culture and appro...

Interim resource solutions brochure

28 March 2018
We can solve your resourcing problems. We provide staffing solutions to our clients to help them address resource problems in their business; such as, managing a resignation, completing a specific project, managing headcount limitations (recruitment embargo) or dealing with a skills shortage. We can solve these problems for our clients wi...

RSM and Chartered Accountants Ireland launch new HR and employment guide for small to medium-sized businesses

Pictured L to R: Michael Diviney, Executive Head of Thought Leadership at Chartered Accountants Ireland, Mr Pat Breen TD, Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Catherine Corcoran Gearty, Head of Consulting, RSM Ireland  and Joanne Healy, BL, Group Employee Relations Manag...

Supporting the transformation of the public service | Consulting - Eolas Talent Management Report

We were delighted to sponsor the Talent Management Report in the September 2019 edition of eolas Magazine. In one of the articles in the report, our Head of Consulting, Catherine Corcoran Gearty, discusses how RSM is supporting the transformation of the public service.  "A lot of RSM's work with the public service is in encouraging...