Peadar Hogan

Forensic Director

KPMG in Ireland

Peadar is a director in KPMG’s Forensic practice specialising in financial crime. He has worked in forensic accounting services since 1999 having spent 17 years employed as a law enforcement forensic accountant in Ireland and more recently from 2016 to 2019 as an investigative accountant with the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement (ODCE). He has considerable investigation experience in the areas of fraud, bribery and corruption, money laundering, proceeds of crime, asset tracing, organised crime, and other civil and criminal financial investigations. He has given expert oral evidence and been subjected to extensive cross examination in numerous civil and criminal proceedings.

Peadar is a Chartered Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner. He also holds a graduate certificate in applied intelligence with Mercyhurst University, Erie, Pennsylvania. He lectures on the diploma in forensic accounting and investigation with Chartered Accountants Ireland. Peadar also lectures on financial investigation techniques and money laundering in conjunction with the University of Limerick and the Garda College.

Areas of expertise
Accounting Fraud
Education and qualifications
  • Chartered Accountant

  • Certified Fraud Examiner

  • Graduate Certificate in Applied Intelligence

Sectors
  • Insurance

  • Banking

  • Financial Services