Irish Pensions and Finance

Claire Hanrahan

Managing Director

Claire Hanrahan

Claire Hanrahan joined IPF in 2005 having previously worked in Zurich and VHI. 

She began initially as a Trainee Financial Planner, moving to the role of Financial Planner once she gained her QFA designation. 

Claire was promoted to Sales Manager in 2008, COO in 2016, and took over as Managing Director from Owen Dwyer in October 2022.

Claire holds a BA in International Business, French & Spanish, an MBS in Marketing as well as a Diploma in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors. 


Helping junior staff work their way through the career path and achieve their professional goals is one of the most enjoyable parts of Claire’s role. 

Claire lives in Raheny, is married, and has three young daughters.