Paul Rooney serves as Leader of PwC’s Corporate Finance & Recovery practice in Northern Ireland (which includes Corporate Finance, Strategic Advisory, Business Recovery Services and Forensic Services) and is a member of the PwC Northern Ireland Leadership Team.
Based in Belfast, Paul has extensive experience within Corporate Finance & Recovery, gained primarily from the provision of advice to banks and other clients in respect of credit risk management and specialist business recovery issues including, debt management and restructuring.
From 2000-2002 Paul was also the Global Head of Loan Portfolio Services in PwC with responsibility for the provision of specialist services to the owners and managers of under-performing and distressed loans on a portfolio basis. Assignments have involved work with major banks in Asia, Europe and South America.
Paul holds a BSc (Economics) from Queens University, Belfast. He is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner and is a member of the European Insolvency Practitioners' Association (AEPPC), the Institute of Credit Management and Institute of Directors.
He has had many years of Community involvement with his participation in the Professional Firms Group, BITC Business Strategy Group and is a current Board member of the Belfast City Partnership Board.