Private business services

When your work is personal, you need people you can trust and solutions you can count on. Everything we do is built around you and your business.

Working with you at every stage of your journey

Whether you're an owner-managed business, a family-run office, private equity-backed company, or an entrepreneurial start-up, your business is unique. It's built around you and your ambition. It reflects your vision and it will be your legacy.

No matter where you are on your business journey, we're ready to support you. From managing risk, creating value and building the right culture, we're dedicated to understanding what matters most to you, establishing trust and long-term beneficial relationships.

Our people are dedicated to working with private businesses like yours. Our focus is your agenda, your goals, your network and your success.

Facing the future with confidence

Whether you are a family-owned business or a private company you face many challenges, from strategy and growth to succession planning. No matter what your size, industry or market, defining your business strategy or creating a tax-efficient structure is essential.

Manage ownership

Growing a business can be demanding, exhilarating, and intensely personal. That's why we're here to help you manage your ownership and growth at every stage, in a way that fits the needs of your organisation.

Managing ownership of a private business is a unique and complex challenge. From legacy building to exit strategies and professional wealth management, it encompasses the biggest challenges for long term success.


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Manage business

We get that managing change, navigating complexity and unlocking value are complex issues to face right now. For a private business owner, building a long-term strategy to drive and manage growth involves many considerations and decisions. From digital transformation to risk and regulation, we guide you through complexity and provide business solutions built around you.


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Family office

We understand that decisions around your family's wealth are important and intensely personal. As you look to the future you will need to protect your assets, maximise their value and ensure a smooth transition to the next generation.

This can be a complex challenge, depending on your family's circumstances. That's why we've built an expert team of private client professionals to help you manage your ownership today as well as your legacy. For many that begins with building or reimagining your family office.


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The owner's agenda

Effective and professional governance of both your business needs, your individual needs and the needs of those around you.

Your decisions aren't always just about business. They're personal. That's why we help you manage ownership and growth at every stage, and especially during times of change and uncertainty. Our unique framework considers your needs as both an owner and a business leader. We call our framework the "Owner's Agenda". Take a look at how we think about financial and strategic considerations holistically, from governance to succession planning to technology.

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Contact us

John Dillon

Partner, PwC Ireland (Republic of)

Tel: +353 86 810 6415

Ronan Furlong

Partner, PwC Ireland (Republic of)

Colm O'Callaghan

Partner, PwC Ireland (Republic of)

Tel: +353 87 776 1711

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