Kieran is a Director in our advisory team who has a wide range of experience supporting both public and private sector clients across a wide range of sectors. He is currently advising a number of universities on the procurement of a partner for their student residences developments and advising one of the bidders on Irish Higher Education PPP Programme – Bundle Two, having supported it on earlier bids for Bundle One and Community Nursing Units PPPs. He has provided advice to both universities and housing associations on financial strategy, covenant negotiations, debt structuring and debt raising including renegotiation / early repayment of existing facilities.
Kieran recently advised Sheffield Hallam University on its £70m private placement issue, having previously supported Kingdom and Eildon Housing Associations and the Universities of Leicester and Aberdeen. Other recent transactions include supporting the University of Oxford on the creation of its £4bn JV with Legal & General (and subsequent delivery of projects), development of financial models for a PBSA JV and raising funding via income strip and RCF for multiple universities.
He joined Quayle Munro in October 2011 from Henderson Loggie where he was an Executive in its Corporate Finance & Forensic Accounting department. Prior to this Kieran worked in Audit for Henderson Loggie and KPMG.
Kieran has a BA (Hons) in Economics and Spanish from the University of Strathclyde. During his studies, he spent his 4th year at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. He is a Chartered Accountant (ICAS).