The world is ever changing and SO ARE WE.
We have moved past the conventional definition of ‘accountants’. We think beyond and strive to be your first port of call in all your business decisions. Our goal is to be your Most Trusted Business Advisor.
This is who we are. This is our story.
Feargal Padraig McCormack established FPM and opened in Hill Street, Newry.
FPM were the first accountancy firm in Ireland to secure ISO 9001 and the first accountancy and business consultancy firm in Ireland to secure Investor in People status.
1 Part-time Secretary
Making the Move
Continued expansion required a relocation to new larger premises at Downshire Road.
Another first .. Investor in People
FPM were the first accountancy firm in Ireland to secure Investor in People status.
Cross Border Expansion
Expansion into Ireland broadened the firm’s cross border expertise with the opening of an office in Dundalk.
10 Years in Business
FPM celebrated 10 years in business.
Newry office relocated to the iconic Dromalane Mill, in the heart of Newry & a new Senior Management Team was appointed.
Continued expansion with opening of a third office in Dungannon.
UK Small Firm of the Year
First firm from Northern Ireland to be awarded UK Small Firm of the Year by Accountancy Age.
City Centre Location
New prime City Centre office location with fourth office opening in Belfast & appointment of 3 new Associate Partners.
Best General Tax Practice in the UK
First firm in Northern Ireland to be awarded Best Tax Firm in the UK at the Lexis Nexis UK Taxation Awards.
Six New Equity Partners
Due to expansion, six new Partners were appointed from existing staff.
Leadership Lecture Launched
Annual Leadership Lecture launched in association with The Ulster Business School. Bringing world class leaders with world class insights to our clients and contacts.
This is a new era for FPM as it incorporated and became a member of PKF International and rebranded PKF-FPM
Northern Ireland Expansion
Exciting expansion in Northern Ireland with the subsuming of JL Grant & Co and appointment of 3 new Equity Directors.
25 Years in Business
FPM celebrated 25 Years in Business, further expansion in Ireland with acquisition of Joe Woods & Co and relocation to new offices in Balbriggan.
Feargal appointed President
Ireland’s Largest Accountancy Body, Chartered Accountants Ireland, elected Feargal McCormack as President during its 130th Annual General Meeting.
Best Accountancy Firm UK & Ireland
FPM hit heights in their field, being named Firm of the Year UK & Ireland by their peers in the British & Irish Accountancy Awards.
FPM Celebrates 30 Years in Business
On Thursday 19th August, FPM celebrated 30 years in business.
What began with one man and a part- time secretary, at Hill Street in Newry, has grown to become a multi-award-winning accountancy and business consultancy practice, recognised as a leading independent cross border firm on the Island of Ireland.
FPM merges with AAB
FPM merges with AAB Group, significantly increasing presence across the island of Ireland and the UK by becoming a Group with £50m+ revenue and 550+ team members in 10 offices with impressive global connections and experience working with high-growth SME businesses and large corporations internationally.