John Mellett

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John is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland and a graduate of both NUIG and the University of Ulster at Jordanstown where he undertook post-graduate studies in Accounting. Prior to going into practice with Noel Tyrrell in 2004 he was the Financial Controller of Supermacs Ireland. Having worked in industry for over ten years before returning to practice he brings with him a vast experience of operating business’s in modern Ireland. He has further built up an extensive knowledge base in various areas, including:

  • Accounts
  • Business Planning
  • Not for Profit Organisations
  • Insolvency Services
  • Tax planning

John manages the Castlebar office of Mellett, Tyrrell & Co.

Noel Tyrrell

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Noel is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Ireland, having qualified in 1997 and is a graduate of NUIG with a B Comm (Hons) in 1993. He worked for KPMG in Dublin from 1998 to 2001 where he rose to Audit Manager level. And gained extensive experience in advising small and medium size companies. He was then employed as International Finance Manager for Bio Medical Research (BMR) in Galway from 2001 to 2003 and travelled to their locations worldwide improving reporting and internal control procedures. He qualified as a financial adviser (QFA) in 2005 and obtained diplomas in Forensic Accounting and Corporate Finance with Chartered Accountants Ireland in 2016. His main areas of expertise include:

  • Forensic Accounting
  • Business Planning
  • Corporate Finance
  • Insolvency Services
  • Tax planning

Noel manages the Tuam office of Mellett, Tyrrell & Co.

Our Team

Kate Flannery

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Kate graduated from Sligo IT in 2005 with an Honours Bachelors Degree in Business Studies. After working in industry for a period, she joined the practice in May 2006 to undertake her traineeship. She qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2009.

Kate is one of our senior accountants based in the Castlebar office with many years experience.

Marina Hanley

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Marina graduated from Galway Mayo Institute of Technology with an honours degree in Accounting in 2009.

She joined the Tuam office of Mellett Tyrrell in 2011 where she undertook and completed her training contract and Qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2014. She has over ten years experience in general practice.

Fiona Mulhern

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Fiona is a Commerce graduate, obtaining her Bachelors Honours Degree from NUI Galway. She joined the practice in 2010 and completed her traineeship with the firm, obtaining her Chartered Certified Accountant qualification in 2013.

After her qualification Fiona worked for several years in industry where she worked for both Multinational and Irish owned companies where she obtained great experience in various industry types.

Bernadette Brennan

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Bernadette graduated from Galway Mayo Institute of Technology with an honours degree in Business Studies (Accountancy). She qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant in 2001 and has over 22 years’ experience in General Practice.

She subsequently qualified as a Certified Tax Adviser (CTax) with CPA Ireland in 2014. Bernadette joined the Tuam office of Mellett Tyrrell in 2017.

Annemarie De Burca

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Annemarie holds both a first-class honours degree in Gno agus Cumarsaid (Business and Communications) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Accounting from Galway Mayo Institute of Technology.

Annemarie joined the Tuam office of Mellett Tyrrell in 2015 and is currently undertaking her final Chartered Certified Accountant examinations.

Patricia Higgins

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Patricia completed a FETAC Level 5 two-year course in Information Technology in 2016. After completing the course, Patricia secured a position with a Health Care Company as an Office Administrator and progressed to PA manager.

In November 2017, Patricia started working with Mellett Tyrrell & Co as Office Administrator / Accounts Assistant.

Ann Glynn

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Ann has previously worked in London for many years in the 80’s and 90’s, working in the Public and Private sector. Ann joined Mellett Tyrrell & Co in April 2018, as an Accounts Assistant and Receptionist. She is the Dext Administrator contact for the Castlebar Office.

Mairead Davin

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Mairead is a member of Accounting Technicians in Ireland where she qualified in 1999. Mairead has previously worked as Accounts Assistant within the Consultancy, Hospitality & Tourism Industries and as a result she has vast experience in Bookkeeping and Accounts preparation.

Mairead joined Mellett Tyrrell & Co in October 2020.

Andrea Quinn

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Andrea Quinn is our Payroll Specialist. She has over 15 years experience working in a payroll environment, dealing with ROI & UK employment legislation. She has completed the Certificate in Payroll Techniques & Diploma in Payroll Management with IPASS. She also lectured part time for IPASS, delivering their Certificate in Payroll Techniques course.

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