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Sage announce their continued support for Irish Accountancy Awards as title sponsors for 2023

Sage show their support for the Accountancy profession in Ireland and join as strategic headline sponsor for the third year running

Recognising firms, teams and individuals working at the highest level, The Irish Accountancy Awards is the premier forum for networking, insight sharing and celebrating exceptional performance within the profession.

Accountants throughout the country continue to play an essential role in helping Irish businesses and industries to survive and thrive as the global economy faces headwinds in the year ahead.

Over 100 submissions will compete across the Awards’ twenty seven prestigious categories, with an enhanced international dimension, in the 2023 programme.

The gala awards night, on May 25th at The Crowne Plaza Hotel, Santry, Dublin will showcase the work of leading accountancy firms, their teams and individual practitioners over the last 12 months


Sage, title sponsor to the Irish Accountancy Awards 2023, support accountants through market-leading expertise, products and technologies enabling the profession to maintain world-class delivery to Ireland’s business community.

Speaking on the announcement of the Sponsorship for 2023, Grant Picknell, vice-president of accountant segment at Sage, said: “Sage is excited to be the headline sponsor for the 2023 Irish Accountancy Awards. These awards mean so much to the accountancy profession and it is important that we continue to celebrate the profession, particularly through challenging times. We look forward to celebrating with everyone in May.”

Sage has empowered accountancy profession to digitize many of their key functions. Customers trust their finance, HR and payroll software to make work and money flow in their enterprises. By digitising business processes and relationships with customers, suppliers, employees, banks and government departments, their technology digitally connects SMBs, removing friction from processes and delivering data-driven insights. And this in turn narrows the digital divide between large multinationals and SMB’s. Implementation of digital platforms like Sage supports the creation of sustainable enterprises, a key element in meeting future challenges on the climate change agenda.

Speaking of the continued support from Sage, Kevin O’Driscoll, Director of Partner Programmes at BusinessRiver, the organisers of the award : “The Irish Accountancy Awards are fortunate to enjoy significant support from within the profession. And having an organisation like Sage onboard, is an extremely important part of the validation of the event. Together with Sage and all our spsonsors and partners we now look forward to the eagerly anticipated gala awards night in September.”

The Irish Accountancy Awards are devised and organised by BusinessRiver, which supports over 30 business communities, sectors, and professions by creating world-class networking and business information exchange opportunities.