ORM Team

It’s not governments that change our world but the businesses, business owners and their teams that change our world. Our team of thoughtful and committed people, together with our partners inspire our clients to make our communities and world a better place to live.

John Mannix


Managing Director

John is client-focused and has a hands-on approach in providing solutions to clients’ problems and helping them achieve their financial goals. John was appointed Managing Director in May 2019 and brought with him over 16 years of experience in the accountancy and advisory sectors. John’s vast experience has provided him with a broad and extensive knowledge in the areas of taxation, accounting and compliance, audit and financial services. John has helped a broad range of clients in providing them a tailored solution and this has helped them to maximize their opportunities to create and maintain wealth. John is a person you want in your corner and is someone who truly cares about his team and his clients.

Michael Brouder


Director,  Tech Expert

Michael has been working in the field of accounting for over 10 years and has a particular interest in taxation and in upgrading technology systems. Michael is a Chartered Certified Accountant and a qualified Tax Advisor. Michael has worked in both practice and industry and is passionate about helping and supporting clients. Michael has successfully assisted in migrating clients’ conventional accounting software systems to cloud-based accounting platforms such as Xero and Surf, while providing training to clients to ensure a smooth transition. Michael has built up considerable taxation experience and has assisted many small to medium sized businesses on all tax heads ensuring tax efficient planning and savings.

John O’Rourke 

B. Comm

Wise Advisor

John originally founded the firm back in 1989. He has over 45 years experience in the accounting industry having graduated from University College Cork in 1974 and has been advising clients in Ireland and the UK ever since. John has amassed considerable experience in dealing with Revenue and financial institutions.

Sarah Harmon



Sarah is a Certified Public Accountant and Xero Certified Adviser who loves helping business owners to stay organised with respect to their accounting and tax affairs. Sarah has been working in the field of accounting for six years and obtained her qualification with CPA in December 2017. During her studies with CPA Sarah achieved an award for her performance in her Corporate Law and Governance exam. 

Joan O’Brien

Practice Administration

Joan looks after all the admin side of the business and is the friendly and helpfully point of contact for existing clients.

She loves a challenge and making things happen when she isn’t out walking the fields and hills with her family.

Our Awards

We‘re delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as a Finalist for the “Advisory Team of the Year Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) in Finance for the Irish Accountancy Awards 2020.

“I’d like to thank all our team here at ORM Accountants for their hard work, commitment and continued support. To our business partners for their expertise and continued development of new technologies and processes that make being a business advisor and business owner more manageable. Finally, to all our clients who we work so closely with – thank you for your commitment and support and remember together a daily one per cent improvement changes lives for the better!”

– John Mannix CPA

 Due to Covid 19 the awards ceremony will now be held in September 2020.

Giving Back

Here at ORM Accountants we understand that we can easily take running water, food, safety, health and education for granted, while mothers and fathers and their children in other parts of the world don’t get to experience these privileges.

That’s why we believe as a company and with the help of our clients, we can make a difference across the world.


Say hello to Buy1Give1 (B1G1 Business for Good).

B1G1 results in lives being transformed, it facilitates changes being made for the better and most of all allows us small businesses to come together to help others in need in a meaningful and lasting way.

ORM Accountants and B1G1

Every business transaction can make a life-changing difference. Our partnership with B1G1 has enabled us to create a habit of giving through every business transaction. This helps create massive impact through a deep and meaningful sense of connection. And our clients are real life heroes because they’ve helped change the world.