Dáil Éireann - Volume 522 - 27 June, 2000

Written Answers. - Consultancy Contracts.

205. Mr. Durkan asked the Minister for Finance the names and number of consultants employed by him or his Department in each of the past three years; the total cost involved; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [18485/00]

Minister for Finance (Mr. McCreevy): Information on the area of interest to the Deputy is set out as follows:

Year

Name of firm

Total cost

£s

1997

Advanced Organisation & Management Development Ltd.

7,220

Arthur Andersen

126,445

ESRI

27,869

Hayes MSL

159,199

HRA Management and Traing Consultants

1,100

Irish Pensions Trust Ltd.

122,694

John Kavanagh

2,500

Brian McGeough

875

Price Waterhouse

48,400

Research & Enterprise, University of Glasgow

22,285

Marie Therese Saffre

375

Professor Brendan Walsh

1,967

1998

Judith Andrews

45

Advanced Organisation & Management Development Ltd

14,440

Carr Communications

1,400

Compaq

224,319

Ernst & Young

14,109

ESRI/Deloitte & Touche

25,642

Farrell Grant Sparks

26,945

Farrell Grant Sparks/Goodbody Economic Consultants/Chesterton Consulting

26,945

Hay Management Consultants

69,445

Institute of Public Administration

12,074

Irish Pensions Trust Ltd.

26,015

Jameson Training

500

KPMG

29,052

Brian Lenihan

292

Brian McGeough

175

Mercer Ltd.

57,475

Billy Power

4,510

Price Waterhouse / PricewaterhouseCoopers

48,400

Marie Therese Saffre

937

[381] Year

Name of firm

Total cost

£s

Professor Brendan Walsh

2,750

1999

ABN AMRO Corporate Finance (Ireland) Ltd

242,000

Joe Carr

22,052

Arthur Cox, Solicitors

109,444

Compaq

419,339

Consortium of IBI Corporate Finance Ltd,

Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette,

Davy Stockbrokers.

376,907

Customers for Life

950

Deloitte & Touche

84,095

Ernst & Young

63,525

ESRI

242,142

Farrell Grant Sparks

681

Fitzpatrick Associates

156,115

Ms. Noreen Hynes

10,000

Institute of Public Administration

7,320

Irish Pensions Trust Ltd.

70,180

McCann Fitzgerald, Solicitors

159,578

Patrick Lauri McDonnell

8,500

Open Management Training

5,062

Billy Power

2,530

PricewaterhouseCoopers

113,651

Marie Therese Saffre

1,125

Saville & Holdsworth

79,900

Trinity College Dublin (Frank Bannister)

1,350

Professor Brendan Walsh

3,000