Expert Food & Drink Consultancy and Advice

Ifac has been working with stakeholders on every level of the Agri-Food & Drink chain for the past 40 years. This vast amount of sectoral knowledge places ifac in a strong position to provide the best possible services to your business.

Ireland is renowned worldwide for producing high quality, sustainable produce which will only come into sharper focus in the future. Whether you have a new business idea or an established business in the sector, ifac’s Food & AgriBusiness provide expert advice and services for your business, with special expertise in the following areas,

  • Business and growth planning
  • Marketing & Digital strategic advice
  • Research Projects
  • Corporate Finance
  • Funding Applications

Read our 2020 Food and AgriBusiness Report

In September 2020 ifac issued the results of our sentiment tracker research on the Irish food and agribusiness SME sector, conducted by Amárach Research. The findings are clear and reveal the current sentiment of Ireland's Food and AgriBusiness sectors straight from the industry leaders.

Routes to Market

Routes to Market

No matter how good you think your product is, choosing the right route to market will be a key factor in determining how successful your food business is. Th... Find Out More

Farm Shops & Retailers

Farm Shops & Retailers

Farm shops are an ever-growing aspect of the Irish retail landscape, as consumers pay increasing attention to their food and its provenance. Customers are wi... Find Out More

Food Producers

Food Producers

Ireland has a reputation for producing high quality food utilizing sustainable practices. These farmers and growers contribute significantly to both the loca... Find Out More

Drink & Beverages

Drink & Beverages

The drink sector in Ireland continues to perform strongly, with market leaders in the Diary, Brewing and Distillery sectors. There are also a large number of... Find Out More

Experts in the Food Sector

We bring the full breadth and depth of our financial expertise and sectoral experience to your business. We will work proactively with you to advise on sound financial practices, provide foresight to anticipate issues, and identify opportunities to help you grow.

Get in touch with one of our experts today

David Leydon - Head of Food and AgriBusiness

David has a wealth of experience in the food and agribusiness sector and looks forward to working with many progressive businesses helping them to achieve their goals. ifac have the specialist team of financial accountants, tax experts, audit and pension to help food and agribusiness succeed. Contact David on: 0879908227 or OR fill out the form below.

If you have any questions feel free to send us an email. We would love to hear from you.


I was of the opinion that I had a good accountant prior to moving to ifac. Ifac’s service goes beyond the traditional tax accountant. Their service matches my plans for the future of my farm with top class tax planning

Larry Martin Dairy Farmer

Young farmers need expert specialist advice, they need to be with an accountant who knows farming and farm income and transfer taxes. Ifac fits the bill for me and I strongly recommend them to other young farmers

Colm & Judy Diggins Dairy Farmer

You need an accountant who knows farmers and the business of farming. Ifac is a co-op and they know farming and farm tax, they are experts and I recommend them

Teddy Cashman Dairy Farmer

I listen to farmers expressing concern about the service they are getting from their accountant. I tell them to join ifac as I am very happy with the service I am getting.

Pat Murphy Dairy Farmer