Darryl Bannon

Darryl Bannon

Virtual MC and Host

why book darryl?

  • With qualifications as an FCCA accountant, an MBA, and over 2 decades in management and consulting, Darryl brings versatile insights to diverse business and finance topics
  • Darryl’s experience extends to collaborating with award-winning Irish and UK startups, providing practical insights into the challenges and strategies of emerging businesses
  • With her dynamic approach Darryl excels at steering conversations beyond scripts, adept at pivoting quickly
Darryl Bannon


Darryl is effective at developing conversations away from the script, if the content is striking a chord with the audience. She is not afraid to pivot quickly and has managed through many a technical hitch without the audience noticing.

She can focus on a broad range of business and finance topics due to her qualifications as an FCCA accountant and MBA plus over 20 years in management and consulting. As well as being involved with a number of award-winning Irish and UK start-ups.

Most recently hosted the 2 days BlackLine ‘Intheblack’ 17 & 18th March online finance event and a lead panellist on the Microsoft London online event start of June.

Darryl Bannon

She has also been a panelist at events such as Pure London, for Enterprise Nation and IOD events discussing business strategy, digital innovation and finance.




Fashion Industry


Banking and Finance




Digital Innovation




SMEs and Accounting


Women in Business and problems women face in the start up community.

Darryl Bannon


“Our conference spans a wide range of topics around the financial close for the modern accountant. Darryl knows how to pull together diverse panelists into a coherent narrative, expertly summarizes contributions and engages an audience well. We would not hesitate to recommend Darryl as a moderator”.

Andres Botero, Chief Marketing Officer, BlackLine

“Darryl offers clear and concise advice to small businesses and is a great speaker as she shares her experience in a way that business owners can go away and implement. Highly recommended!”

Emma Jones, Founder, Enterprise Nation