Declan Taite



Managing Director

Declan Taite is a managing director in the Global Restructuring practice and co-country leader for Ireland, based in the Dublin office. Declan leverages more than 30 years of corporate restructuring and debt advisory experience assisting leading financial institutions, private equity firms, loan servicers and state agencies in Ireland with ensuring the survival and continuation of viable businesses and delivering solutions that are acceptable to all parties.

Declan is recognized as one of Ireland’s leading insolvency practitioners. He has acted as receiver, liquidator and examiner in over 500 corporate cases in the past 30 years. His notable clients have included Bernard McNamara Group of Companies, Vantive Holdings & Morston Investments (Zoe Group), Montrose Global Aircraft Leasing, Muckross Park Hotel and as receiver to worldwide assets of certain Sean Quinn family members. Declan’s sectoral expertise includes property and development, hospitality, manufacturing and retail.

Declan is a founding member and former chairman of Restructuring Insolvency Ireland (formerly The Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners) and is a member of the Turnaround Management Association (UK) and INSOL Europe. He is a regular commentator in the national media and at seminars on corporate recovery, restructuring and insolvency.

Irish Restaurant and Hospitality Business Sentiment Survey – 2023 Edition

Irish Restaurant and Hospitality Business Sentiment Survey – 2023 Edition

Kroll, in association with the Restaurants Association of Ireland, recently concluded a survey on the 2023 business sentiment for Ireland’s hospitality sector.

Read more

Corporate Finance and Restructuring

M&A advisory, restructuring and insolvency, debt advisory, strategic alternatives, transaction diligence and independent financial opinions.

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Advisory

Kroll’s investment banking practice has extensive experience in M&A deal strategy and structuring, capital raising, transaction advisory services and financial sponsor coverage.


Financial and operational restructuring and enforcement of security, including investigation, preservation and realization of assets for investors, lenders and companies.