Hello and welcome!
The Connect Women in Pensions network is open to all professionals, regardless of background, who support our aim of improving opportunities for women in the pensions and wider insurance industry.
Pictured are Gillian Ryan, Standard Life, Sarah McGurrin, Orca Financial and Emer Kirk, Harvest Financial Services.Emer also chairs Connect Women in Pensions.
Networking: To provide an opportunity for women working in the pensions and wider insurance industry. to network.
Career Planning: To hear from interesting and inspirational people who can help women in their personal and professional development.
Advocacy: To raise awareness of the need for women to have sufficient pension provision.
We organise a range of professional and social events.
How women can
max out their State Pensions?
Check out this article by leading Irish Times financial journalist Fiona Reddan with
input from the National Women's Council of Ireland. The article explains how to maximise your state pension. This is a
must-read article for all women and their financial advisers.
The Connect Women in Pensions Network has been kindly sponsored 360 Search for the last number of years. The committee aims to run quality networking events that focus on personal and professional development for women within the pensions and wider insurance industries. The ongoing support from 360 Search allows the committee to increase the awareness of the network among women working within these industries. It also allows us to promote the need for women to have sufficient pension provision. Lynda Barnes, Managing Director of 360 Search added “We feel partnering with the Connect Women in Pensions network is an invaluable way for 360 Search to support females in their quest for further career recognition and advancement.”
You can learn more about 360 Search on their website