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Gerry Devitt


Managing Director
Our Managing Director, Gerry has 30 years experience in financial services, with a particular focus on retirement planning and investment. A Fellow of the Irish Institute of Pension Managers, he is a regular public speaker on financial issues. Gerry is a holder of the Certificate in Company Direction from the Institute Of Directors.

Harley Murphy


Harley has more than 35 years experience in the financial services sector. He was Country Head for BNY Mellon in Ireland until September 2008. Harley had previously spent two years with Mellon as Regional Head for Scotland and also spent time in Melbourne. Until 1999, Harley had been a Senior Vice-President with ABN AMRO working as a career expat in Asia and Europe for 12 years. He is a qualified accountant and holds a Masters from Smurfit UCD. Harley enjoys travelling in his free time, particularly visiting his children and grandkids in London and Melbourne.


Non-Executive Director

Alan Brady is a Non-Executive Director with over 20 years in experience in the financial services sector. He is employed by Irish Life and has worked extensively on strategy and Merger & Acquisitions within Irish Life for the past 6 years. Prior to that he worked in both banking and life assurance within the Danske Bank Group. He is a an accountant (ACCA) and also a Trustee of a large Defined Benefit Pension Scheme.



Non-Executive Director

Joan Garahy is an experienced Non-Executive Director of ICON plc, Irish Residential Properties REIT plc and IPB Insurance clg.  Joan has recently retired as Senior Independent Director and Chair of the Remuneration committee of Kerry Group plc, having served for a full term of nine years. She is a Director of Clearview Investments & Pensions Ltd and is a non-executive director of the Irish Chamber Orchestra (charity).

In her executive career Ms. Garahy was founder and MD of ClearView Investments & Pensions Limited, an independent financial advisory company, which was acquired by Irish Life in July 2020.  She has more than 30 years of experience advising on and managing investment funds. She was a founder and MD of HBCL Investments & Pensions and Director of Investments at HC Financial Services.  Prior to that, Ms. Garahy was Head of Research at the National Pension Reserve Fund (NTMA) and was Head of Research with Hibernian Investment Managers. In her early career, she spent 10 years as a stockbroker with both Goodbody and NCB.

Ms. Garahy is a Qualified Financial Advisor. She has an Honours B.Sc. and is a M.Sc. graduate. She holds a C.Dip in Accounting & Finance (ACCA).

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