Director, PwC US
Brian Murphy is a tax director on our Irish Tax Desk in New York. Brian is on secondment from PwC Ireland where he gained extensive experience in advising US, Irish and other multinational companies across a number of sectors on a range of tax and related matters.
Brian principal areas of practice include experience in planning investment platform structures for financial services (banking/hedge fund and Private Equity) organizations and in structuring for M&A deals involving Irish acquisitions, including Irish property acquisitions and leasing transactions. Brian experience also includes areas of practice have involved the establishment of various Irish headquartered cross border structures, the expansion of group activities both into and out of Ireland, together with financing/refinancing and other international structuring proposals involving Ireland. Brian also has experience in R&D tax credit claims for multinationals including those in the pharmaceutical and lifescience sector and the financial services sector.
Brian holds a degree in Business Studies (Accounting), is a qualified Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland and is also a member of the Irish Taxation Institute.