Tullamore student achieves first in world in accountancy exams

Sinead Buckley, from Ballydrohid, Tullamore, came first in the world in her recent ACCA (Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants) exams.

Sinead Buckley, from Ballydrohid, Tullamore, came first in the world in her recent ACCA (Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants) exams.

Sinead, a student of Dublin Business School, came first place in the world in her F6 Taxation paper. The total number that sat the F6 Taxation paper was 27,061. Sinead is currently employed by Pfizer.

Liz Hughes, Head of ACCA Ireland, said, “It is a great achievement for Sinead and testament to the hard work she put in all year. ACCA Ireland is proud of her achievement which demonstrates the high standards of teaching, the quality of courses, and calibre of students we have here in Ireland. For anyone interested in pursuing a career in accounting, they should log onto http://ireland.accaglobal.com/ for further information.”