Paul O’Brien BA (Hons) FCA CTA APFS

Managing Director

Paul O’Brien


Managing Director

In addition to being the Managing Director of Dunhams, Paul is also the firm’s Taxation Partner.  He trained in the audit department of Ernst & Young, working on clients such as Princes Buitoni, Vickers Shipbuilders, North West Securities and Iceland Foods before qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1988. Paul also spent a brief spell working in Australia before returning to the UK where he qualified as a Member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation in 1992.

Always adopting a business-like and innovative approach, Paul has a wealth of practical experience, and specialises in providing tax planning and financial advice to both owner-managed businesses and personal clients. In particular, Paul adopts an extremely commercial approach and has a proven track record of providing innovative, tax-efficient and hugely effective solutions to the business challenges presented to the practice’s key client base.

An Associate of the Personal Finance Society, Paul also has particular expertise in both pensions and investment matters and plays an invaluable hands-on role in the delivery of all of Dunhams Financial Planning’s core services.

Paul enjoys a varied and active life outside of work and is married with two children.

Laura Seed


Quick Contact

    Want a financial consultation with no obligation?

    Call Dunhams Financial Planning now on 0161 872 8671

    Or email paul.o’ or

    Scroll to Top