Michael McGrath TD

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform. TD for Cork South Central.

Meet Michael

Michael is currently a TD for Cork South Central and is the Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Finance.

Michael grew up in the harbour town of Passage West, Cork. Before entering national politics, Michael served as a member of Passage West Town Council and Cork County Council (Carrigaline electoral area). He was elected to Dáil Éireann at the first attempt in 2007 and has been re-elected in every election since.

Michael secured a first class honours Commerce degree in UCC and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in Cork City. Before going into politics full time, Michael held senior positions in both the private and public sector. Michael has served on a number of Oireachtas committees including the Finance Committee, the Oireachtas Banking Inquiry and the Public Accounts Committee.

Latest News from Michael


Ireland can recover from severe economic impact of COVID-19 – McGrath


Urgent reform needed to insolvency regime amid COVID-19 crisis – McGrath


EU review of foreign investments needed amid COVID-19 crisis – McGrath


Government supports for businesses and workers do not measure up – McGrath

Get in touch with Michael

For any issues, contact Michael’s office by email or telephone.

Constituency Office

Main Street,
Co Cork

Email: michael.mcgrath@oireachtas.ie
Phone: 021-4376699