Veterinary

With over 40 years experience in the veterinary sector, we provide a tailored service to all professionals involved in the veterinary field.

Whether a sole practitioner, a partnership, a multi-site practice or involved in small animal, large animal or equine, we have the skills, experience and knowledge to help develop your veterinary practice.

Veterinary Challenges

Inevitably there will come a time when it is right for you to sell your practice and most likely it will be the biggest financial transaction of your career.

As experts in this sector, we offer confidential advice to ensure that the journey runs smoothly and delivers the right result. We have supported clients through the process, from valuing their practice to negotiating the sale.

Equally, we have experience of working with the purchaser to ensure a smooth transfer and maximum value return. Our knowledge of the industry and wealth of experience make us the trusted advisors to the Veterinary sector.

Veterinary practices, like most businesses, have a number of choices to consider when it comes to establishing the most suitable structure for their business. Our specialist advisors have a wealth of experience in advising clients on partnership structuring, managing ownership change and guiding practices through incorporation.

No practice is the same as the next, although there are common management areas that are important to be on top of in order to grow your practice. We specialise in the day-to-day support which has a long-term impact, providing important services across benchmarking and practice profitability advice, book-keeping and management accounts, payroll servicing and revenue auditing.

The Veterinary sector is going through an evolution. Understanding where to go next can be the biggest challenge for practices, big and small.

Our team of experienced advisors can guide you through the development and implementation of Business plans, provide practical tax planning solutions, work collaboratively with you to ensure your business remains compliant in a changing sector and also guide you through succession planning, regardless of what stage of the practice life cycle you are in.

Buying or Selling

Inevitably there will come a time when it is right for you to sell your practice and most likely it will be the biggest financial transaction of your career.

As experts in this sector, we offer confidential advice to ensure that the journey runs smoothly and delivers the right result. We have supported clients through the process, from valuing their practice to negotiating the sale.

Equally, we have experience of working with the purchaser to ensure a smooth transfer and maximum value return. Our knowledge of the industry and wealth of experience make us the trusted advisors to the Veterinary sector.

Structuring

Veterinary practices, like most businesses, have a number of choices to consider when it comes to establishing the most suitable structure for their business. Our specialist advisors have a wealth of experience in advising clients on partnership structuring, managing ownership change and guiding practices through incorporation.

Practice Management

No practice is the same as the next, although there are common management areas that are important to be on top of in order to grow your practice. We specialise in the day-to-day support which has a long-term impact, providing important services across benchmarking and practice profitability advice, book-keeping and management accounts, payroll servicing and revenue auditing.

Planning

The Veterinary sector is going through an evolution. Understanding where to go next can be the biggest challenge for practices, big and small.

Our team of experienced advisors can guide you through the development and implementation of Business plans, provide practical tax planning solutions, work collaboratively with you to ensure your business remains compliant in a changing sector and also guide you through succession planning, regardless of what stage of the practice life cycle you are in.

Our Experts

Mark Butler

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants and Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, Mark is a registered auditor in both Ireland and the UK. Mark is our Managing Partner and leads our consulting and business advisory services.

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Mark Butler

Managing Partner

A member of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants and Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, Mark is a registered auditor in both Ireland and the UK.


Mark is our Managing Partner focusing on the implementation of the firm's growth objective and leads our consulting services.


Mark is the founder and chairman of HLB Ireland, a federation of the Irish member firms of HLB International, and also the Managing Partner of HLB Sheehan Quinn, focusing on the implementation of the firm’s growth objectives.


Mark is an expert in strategic business planning with over twenty years experience advising domestic and international businesses. He focuses on a number of sectors including veterinary practice, food, hotel & leisure and property investment.

2019-2020 Veterinary Practice Survey Report

We are pleased to present the findings from our third annual survey of the Veterinary sector which are now available to download below

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