Jackie Hennessy


KPMG in Ireland

Jackie is a partner in Risk Consulting and has over 15 years’ experience gained across both industry and practice. She works with a range of clients in retail, manufacturing, telecommunications, financial services and the public sector.

Jackie leads the firm’s Technology Risk services providing strategic advice and support across a wide range of technology risk areas including technology risk strategy and governance, technology risk assessment, technology controls and compliance, risk-based IT audit and IT attestation.  She leads a team of technology risk specialists who are experienced in managing diverse technology risk issues including regulatory compliance, design and implementation of IT risk management frameworks, IT governance, third party risk management, SOC 1 and SOC 2 reporting and many more. 

  • Financial Services
  • Government and Public Sector
  • Hotels and Hospitality
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Retail
  • Risk Consulting
  • Telecommunications
  • Transport and Logistics
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant ACMA, CGMA

  • Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection (PC.dp)

  • Higher Diploma in Management and Marketing (Hdip), University College Cork

  • Degree in Biomedical Engineering, National University of Ireland, Galway (BEng)

  • Retail & Manufacturing

  • Telecommunications

  • Hospitality

  • Transport

  • Government & Public Sector