Originally from Belfast, Orla is a qualified Chartered Accountant with a degree in Accounting from Queen’s University Belfast. Orla has experience in both data analytics (with the use of tools such as Excel and Alteryx) and client consulting, which she gained as part of her previous role in Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC).
Prior to joining Forecast in January 2022 Orla specialised in employment taxes, particularly in areas such as National Minimum Wage, IR35 and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. She has extensive experience in dealing with some of the UKs largest employers, being involved in many data heavy projects requiring analysis to facilitate the decision-making process. Orla previously worked for the PKF International accounting network and Allstate Insurance Company in Chicago.
Outside of work, Orla is an avid filmgoer and enjoys painting portraits in her spare time.Contact Orla General Enquiry