About Our Team


A Few Words about Irish Insurance

We are one of Ireland’s largest Financial Brokers with nearly 10,000 happy clients.  In 2022 we were finalists for Irish Protection Broker of the Year. In 2018 & 2019, we were shortlisted for Dublin Broker of the Year at the prestigious Life, Pensions & Investments Awards.

We have two main divisions – “Irish Pensions” & “Irish Insurance”.

We offer independent advice on your Mortgage Protection, Life Cover, Income Protection, Serious Illness cover and Pension needs. We have access to all the ‘Big 6’ Insurance Providers in Ireland and use market comparison software to find you the best quotes.

If you know what type of cover you need, you can apply & sign your application entirely online – all within about 10 minutes. If you need a hand to identify what’s the best cover for you, our team of Qualified Financial Advisers, Retirement Planning Advisers & CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals are happy to help.

Irish Insurance is an independent Irish owned financial broker. We are members of the Best Advice Alliance and Brokers Ireland and offer impartial advice.

Our Team

    • Alan

      Managing Director

      Alan Murtagh CFP® RPA SIA QFA LCOI is one of the founding partners of Irish Insurance. He is a pensions and protection specialist advising both corporate and consumer clients.

    • Declan


      Declan Clare CFP® SIA QFA is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. He has been working in the financial services and insurance industry for more than 25 years.

    • Danny

      Financial Planner

      Danny Coad QFA is a Financial Planning Specialist with 12 years experience helping clients protect their families and plan for their retirement.

    • James

      Financial Advisor

      James Murphy QFA is a Qualified Financial Advisor specialising in pensions, retirement planning and advising on family protection.

    • Louise

      Life & Pensions Administrator

      Louise Murtagh is an pensions and insurance administrator who also manages accounts payable and receivable.

    • Rezarta

      Life & Pensions Administrator

      Rezarta Hasi is a pensions and insurance administrator. She is also undertaking a BA Honours degree in Insurance Practice from ATU in Sligo.

    • Sarah

      Qualified Financial Adviser

      Sarah McDonnell QFA is a Qualified Financial Adviser specialising in Family protection, Life Insurance, Mortgage Protection & Income Protection.

    • Karen

      Client Relationship Manager

      Karen Farrell manages Irish Insurance's Client Relationship team to make sure that the customer experience is second to none.