Course Details

Where were we before the pandemic? The steady recovery of the Irish economy and of Irish asset values since 2012. 

What effect has the pandemic had? A tale of two economies with manufacturers and exporters continuing to thrive and many domestically-focussed businesses  facing existential crisis

CPD Course Speaker


Cormac Lucey

Cormac Lucey teaches finance, at post-graduate level, at the IMI, UCD, TCD and Chartered Accountants Ireland.

He is also a commentator on economic and current affairs both on broadcast media and through his weekly columns with The Sunday Times (Irish edition) and The Times (Ireland).

And he is chairman of the Hibernia Forum, an independent think-tank which promotes the free market, individual liberty and responsible and prudent government.

He served as a special adviser to Michael McDowell when he was Tánaiste (Irish deputy prime minister) between 2002 and 2007. Cormac previously worked both in industry and in corporate finance in both Ireland and Germany.