About Governance Matters

Governance Matters is an independent management consultancy business.

The company has carried out many engagements with both large and small, domestic and international, financial services businesses. It has provided governance, risk management and compliance services and has carried out temporary and part-time roles as CEO, Head of Function and project manager.

It’s founder, Seamus Hughes, has over 35 years’ experience at senior executive level in the Financial Services Industry in Ireland and UK. He has significant board room experience as an executive director (CFO and CEO) and as an Independent Non-Executive director (including chair of both risk and audit committees) in the life and non-life insurance sectors, and in the asset management sector.







Governance Matters

Client Base


Governance Matters provides support in the areas of Governance, Risk Management, Compliance and General Management to:

  • Companies in the private and public sectors
  • Insurance Underwriters
  • Insurance Intermediaries
  • Credit Unions
  • Pension Funds
  • Funds and Asset Managers
  • Service Providers to the above
To discuss any of your GOVERNANCE needs call Governance Matters on +353 (0)87 6408750 or email your query to info@governancematters.ie