Danny McGill – Managing Director
Danny has over 20 years of experience in the pensions industry and is Managing director of Newcourt Pensioneer Trustees Ltd. During this time, Danny has developed extensive technical expertise in all areas of pension planning.
Danny holds a Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning and has also obtained the internationally recognised Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation. He holds a Certificate in Pensions and Applied Trusteeship from the Law Society of Ireland, is a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA), a Pension Trustee Practitioner (PTP) and is a Revenue approved Pensioneer Trustee.
Gerard Keane – Director
Gerard has over 30 years of experience in the pensions industry and is Managing director of Newcourt Retirement Fund Managers Ltd since 2007. He has served as both Chairman and Treasurer of the Association of Pension Trustees in Ireland (APTI). Gerard is actively engaged with legislative submission/changes relating to all areas of pensions law and regulation. He is a Revenue approved Pensioneer Trustee, a Qualified Financial Adviser (QFA) and Pension Trustee Practitioner (PTP).
Brian Macdonald, Director of Operations
Brian is Director of Operations at Newcourt. He has extensive experience in the life and pensions industry spanning over 25 years, having worked both in Ireland and the UK in various life and pensions technical roles. He is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute and is also Licentiate of the Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland.
Prior to joining Newcourt, Brian was the Life and Pensions Technical Support Manager for New Ireland Assurance. Brian is vice chairman of the pensions working group of the Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland (ACOI) and sits on the DC Committee of the Irish Association of Pension Funds (IAPF). He was previously chairman of Insurance Ireland’s Pensions Committee.
Ed Rafferty – Director
Ed has over 25 years’ experience in financial services in Ireland. During this period Ed has gained extensive knowledge of the life and pensions industry.
He is a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) and holds a Masters in Financial Services (MSc) from UCD. In addition he holds the internationally recognised Certificate in Financial Planning (CFP®) designation.