We have experienced advisors available to meet, you no matter where you are in the country. Based on the location of your workplace, you will be meeting with one of the team below.
I’m Evan Hughes and in 2007 I co-founded Public Sector Retirement Advisors, later re-regulated in 2017 as PSRA. Prior to that, I worked with public sector workers when I spent some time with Cornmarket, working with teachers who were members of the INTO and ASTI schemes. Following that that I worked with Marsh Ireland, part of the Mercer group. At that time I advised a wide range of public sector workers such civil servant members of the CPSU, PSEU and IMPACT schemes, medical consultants through the IHCA scheme and teachers and lecturers through the TUI scheme. In all, I’ve been advising Ireland’s public sector workers on their finances since 2001. Public Sector Retirement Advisors was formed in 2007 as we felt there was a better way to deliver financial advice to Ireland’s public sector workers.
My primary degree is the Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies (BBLS) with UCD. I also hold a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Maynooth University. I am a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) since 2003. In 2007 I added a Joint Financial Services Diploma (JFSD) and became a Fellow of the LIA (FLIA), before adding the Professional Diploma in Retirement Planning Advice (RPA) in 2017. In 2020 I was awarded the Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning.
I’m available for appointments in our Maynooth office or online for anyone whose workplace is located in the following areas – Dublin, Meath, Westmeath, Kildare, Louth, Cavan, Monaghan, Clare or Limerick. If you’d like to meet with me, contact Brian in our office on 01 9055504 to arrange an appointment at a time that suits you. Evening appointments are available on request.
I’m Clodagh Byrne and I started working with PSRA in 2010 covering the South East area. Prior to my current role, I worked in Postbank as Nationwide Business Development Manager, previous to that I worked as Area Sales Manager for South Leinster/Munster region and previously as Retail Sales Executive in Waterford GPO. I started my financial career working in Canada Life Assurance Head Office in Blackrock, Co Dublin gaining valuable experience in several departments. In all, I’ve worked in the financial services sector since 2001.
My primary degree is the Bachelor of Business and Legal Studies (BBLS) with UCD (2001). Following on from that I added an Associateship of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII in 2005) and also completed a Certificate in Mortgage Practice (2008). I hold my Qualified Financial Adviser (QFA) Status since 2006. In 2020 I was awarded the Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning.
I’m available for appointments for anyone whose workplace is located in the following areas – Wicklow, Kilkenny, Waterford, Wexford and Tipperary. If you’d like to meet with me, contact Brian in our office to arrange an appointment at a time that suits you. Evening appointments are available on request.
I joined PSRA in 2009 and I have been the PSRA consultant for the North West and Midlands since then. Before PSRA, I had many years’ experience working in a family tax consultancy firm in Kildare.
My primary degree is the Bachelor of Science in Finance & Accounting (BSc F&A) from NUI Maynooth. I hold my Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) Status since 2009.
The counties which I cover are Sligo, Leitrim, Roscommon, Donegal, Longford, Westmeath, and Cavan. I am available for appointments in your workplace or at home if you prefer. Talk to Brian in the office to arrange a meeting at a time that suits. If you’d like to meet with me please contact the office. Evening and weekend appointments are available on request.
I’m Joe Murray and I began my career as a Financial Advisor in 1999. I worked mainly with the private sector for the first 12 years where I gained valuable experience in all types of investments and pensions. In 2011 I joined PSRA and since then have been advising public sector workers on all aspects of their finances as well as being able to advise their spouses or partners in the private sector.
I am a fully Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) since 2001. I keep myself up to date with all the latest changes in the industry as well as doing ongoing continuous professional development (CPD). Since I started my career my motto has always been to give the advice that’s in the clients’ best interest. In 2020 I was awarded the Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning.
I am available for appointments in the Cork, Carlow, Laois, Offaly and Kerry areas. Appointments can be made in the evenings as well as during the day.
I’m Shannon Kavanagh and I started working with PSRA in June 2019. I studied in UCD and obtained my Level 8 undergraduate degree in 2019. I then joined PSRA and started my QFA exams and am a fully Qualified Financial Advisor since Jan 2021. In Oct 2022 I achieved a First Class Honours from the Atlantic Technological University (Sligo) with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business in Insurance Practice (Life) (Apprenticeship Programme). I was also awarded a best policy and practice award from the LIA, a Financial Services Educational Institution for my work during the apprenticeship. I will be completing my Retirement Planning Advisor (RPA) exams in 2023. Through my studies and continuous professional development, I keep up to date with new regulations & processes throughout industry.
I have been running presentations in schools and many Education Centres since 2019, advising clients on retirement and general financial advice topics. I endeavour to provide my clients with honest, clear, and straightforward advice.
I am available for appointments for anyone whose workplace is located in the following areas– North Dublin, Galway, Limerick and Clare. If you would like to arrange a meeting with me, please get on touch. Evening appointments are available on request.
I am Brian Farrell, office manager at PSRA which I joined in 2012.
I spent 15 years prior to this as co-owner and manager of a private business. I am a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) and hold a Certificate in International Financial Services and an IBEC Certificate in Management. In addition, I have just completed my studies as a Tax Technician with the Irish Tax Institute.
You can reach me at 01-9055504 for general enquires, or if wish to contact an advisor.