Our Belfast Team


Priscilla Sunderland

Priscilla Sunderland

Priscilla is a chartered accountant who originally completed her training with the company in 2007. She re-joined the firm in 2014 after spending a number of years working within industry and the public sector, namely charities.  Having spent time within industry and the voluntary sector Priscilla has a greater experience of the challenges facing such organisations. Since re-joining the firm, Priscilla is responsible for financial statement preparation and the management of audit assignments within the Belfast office for a variety of clients. 


Gillian Grant
BSc. (Hons), FCA – Business Advisory Manager

Gillian is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, with over 10 years post qualifying experience. She trained with Moore Stephens, and initially joined M.B. McGrady & Co. in 2007, as a chartered accountant. In 2009, Gillian moved to New Zealand with her family and worked as senior accountant for a reputable firm of chartered accountants. There she was introduced to the concept of online accounting and in particular,  the New Zealand owned company “Xero”, the global leader in online accounting. She is a certified Xero Advisor with over seven years’ experience of setting up Xero for clients, as well as guiding and advising clients on how this online accounting system can enhance their business. An eenthusiast of cloud accounting systems, she returned to M.B. McGrady & Co in 2016 with a wealth of Xero experience in accounts preparation for sole practitioners, partnership and limited companies.


Emma McAleer

Emma McAleer

Emma is a trainee Chartered Accountant, who joined MB McGrady & Co in October 2018. Emma graduated from Queens University Belfast with a BSc (Hons) degree in Accounting and is currently studying her professional exams with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

 

She is involved in accounts preparation for sole practitioners, charities and limited companies, along with VAT compliance and the completion of returns for both domestic and international clients. She is also responsible for dealing with a portfolio of clients from a variety of different industries, such as retail, construction and farming.


Naomi Cameron

Naomi joined M.B. McGrady & Co. as a trainee Chartered Accountant in August 2019 having gained her graduate diploma in Accounting from The University of Ulster.

She is now working towards completing the professional exams as set out by the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland in the pursuit of becoming a qualified Chartered Accountant.

During her time at the firm, she has been involved in a wide range of areas including: statutory and non-statutory accounts preparation, VAT compliance and the completion of returns for both domestic and international clients and the preparation and submission of annual tax returns.


Gavin Knipe

Gavin Knipe

Gavin is a trainee Chartered Accountant, who joined MB McGrady & Co in August 2016. Gavin graduated from Ulster University with a BSc (Hons) degree in Business Studies and is currently studying his professional exams with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland.

He is involved in a wide range of areas including: statutory and non-statutory accounts preparation for a wide range of industries such as agriculture, construction and retail.  He is also responsible for VAT compliance and the completion of returns for both domestic and international clients.