Aine Collins was elected Vice President of CPA Ireland at the Annual General Meeting of Members on May 1st, 2019, held at CPA Ireland, 17 Harcourt Street, Dublin 2.

Aine was elected to the Council of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland) in November 2016.

Aine qualified as a CPA Accountant in 1996, and is company principal of Blueprint Consultancy since July 2016. Aine has more than 18 years experience and has held a variety of roles prior to her election at CPA Ireland. She has a strong interest  in and track record  of supporting businesses to meet the challenges of developing new markets and expanding their operations.

From 2011 to 2016 Aine, was a Public Representative for the constituency of Cork North West and a Member of the Joint Committee for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation contributing to the formation of government policy in these areas.

In addition she is Chairperson and Director of the Cork Foundation.  Aine was co-founder and Director of Cube Business Consulting from 2008 to 2011, and also held roles with SWS Corporate Services in Bandon, Co. Cork and Collins & Co, Registered Auditor, Accountants & Tax Consultants, Millstreet.