Deirdre Fortune is a partner at KPMG, LLP, one of the world’s leading professional services firms.
Deirdre has more than 16 years of experience and focuses on the tax needs of mutual funds, hedge fund and private equity clients with extensive experience in the U.S. and non-U.S. registered and unregistered fund area. She has an in-depth knowledge of the taxation of various financial products as well as the tax and informational reporting requirements of the funds to the taxing authorities and their investors.
Deirdre also has experience on international and state and local tax-related matters such as, but not limited to, withholding taxes, nexus issues and various other filings requirements.
She serves on the Board of the Adult Literacy League and spearheads the KPMG, LLP Orlando community involvement efforts.
Deirdre is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and multiple State Societies of Certified Public Accountants. She is a qualified chartered accountant and member of the Irish Institute of Taxation. She earned a Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies degree and a Master of Accounting degree from University College Dublin.