Paul Nicholas | Taggart Homes

Paul Nicholas

Paul Nicholas

Age 40
Position Group Financial Controller

Summary of Role

Paul graduated in 2000 from the University of Ulster with a BA (Hons) in Business before moving to Dublin to train as a Chartered Accountant. Upon qualification, Paul moved to the EHA Group in Derry as the company accountant and later Finance Director. During this period, against a backdrop of difficult trading conditions in the construction industry, the company grew from a small regional general contractor with a turnover of £8m to a Group with over 100 employees and a turnover of £40m operating throughout the UK. Paul’s experience covers building contracting (private & social housing, hotel, nursing home, student, commercial buildings and demolition), private housing development and manufacturing of kitchens.
Following 15 successful years at the EHA Group, Paul joined the Taggart Homes team in November 2019.

A key member of the senior management team, Paul’s responsibilities include:

  • Day to day management of finance department
  • Production of monthly management accounts  
  • Liaising with clients, lenders and investors
  • Ensuring robust financial and operational control across the group