Meet The Team
Strongly skilled professionals, committed to being 100% client focused 365 days a year.
Our Broking Team
The Practice was established in 2008 by Patrick Quinlan & he leads it assisted by a team of committed working professionals.
Patrick has over 35 years Industry Experience and has had the benefit of working on both sides of the fence (as an Underwriter & Broker). He qualified as an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute in 1994. He spent his formative years as an Insurance Broker with the global broking firm called Marsh. Since setting up this Practice Patrick has established a very definite focus concentrating on serving two specific areas, the SME Sector and Commercial Property Owners. He has overseen the growth of the firm from 1 person to 11 employees in 7 years with an ever expanding portfolio of Clients in all areas.
Since start up Patrick has arranged Insurance Programmes for a diversity of Clients in Ireland, the UK and in mainland Europe. In addition, he has dealt with many complex Claims always working to achieve the fairest outcome for our Clients. He continues to drive the Business forward and is always available to meet both existing and prospective Customers at any time that suits (day or night).
Sinead has been working in the insurance industry for over 25 years, gaining broking experience in both medium and large sized brokers along the way. Since joining Patrick in 2009, Sinead’s role has evolved from the broking side to the position of Business Operations Manager within the company. Outside of the office Sinead enjoys running, cricket and volunteers with the local school on the Board of Management.
Neil started working in the insurance industry in 2006 with Brennan Insurances and spent his formative years with Willis where he gained invaluable experience in his years there working with a wide variety of clients and trades in both Ireland and internationally. In 2012 Neil joined Patrick Quinlan to manage the existing client portfolio with a particular focus on Apartment Blocks and Property Owners Insurance book which has increased significantly year on year. Neil interests include cycling, football and woodworking.
Erika Roban has over 20 years experience in Commercial and Business Insurance. Erika currently works on the daily running of commercial accounts and also with a focus on business development and sales. Erika started her career with RSA Claims in the UK and prior to her move to Patrick Quinlan Insurance, she worked in the Corporate Risks department of Willis for 12 years gaining a vast experience dealing with a wide range of clients.
ACII Chartered Insurance Broker with over 10 years dedicated experience working in the Insurance industry. Accounting Technician – Accounting Technician Diploma / IATI Part Qualified. Having worked in the Insurance industry since 2005, Simon began his career in Insurance with Aon after completing an IBA Insurance Trainee programme working with Aon until 2012. Simon has since worked for Kelleher Insurances Drogheda, O’Driscoll O’Neill and more recently Wills Towers Watson. Simon joined Patrick Quinlan in 2017 as a Senior Broker. In his spare time Simon coaches the U12’s and U13’s hurling at St. Patrick’s GAA Stamullen.
Loretto has been working in the Insurance Industry for the last 8 years. She started her career in AA Insurance in 2011 gaining 3 years’ experience across various areas including Personal Lines Sales, Customer Service and Travel Insurance. She moved into the broking world in 2014 to OBF Insurance Group where she worked mainly as a Personal Lines Broker but also gaining exposure to a variety of Commercial Lines products. She joined Patrick Quinlan Insurance Broking Practice as a Commercial Account Handler in 2017 handling commercial accounts with a focus on Apartment Blocks.
Sharon has over 18 years experience working in the insurance industry in both insurance broking and underwriting roles. She began her career with Aviva Insurance as a Personal Lines Underwriter and quickly progressed to the Commercial Lines Underwriting Team gaining invaluable experience dealing with Property, Liability and Commercial Combined risks for a broad range of industries. Sharon joined Patrick Quinlan Insurance in January 2017 and has recently received her CIP designation from the Insurance Institute of Ireland.
Carmel has over 30 years experience working in the insurance industry commencing her career with Coyle Hamilton Insurance Brokers. She has worked at both broking and underwriting roles in large & medium sized companies over the years having gained experience in commercial broking, underwriting & claims handling. Grandfathered in the Industry since 2007 and awarded her APA in commercial insurance in 2015, Carmel is working towards her Cert CILA Qualification with the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters. Carmel joined Patrick Quinlan Insurance Brokers in December 2017 and enjoys travelling, reading & listening to music.
Paul has been working in the Insurance Industry for over 20 years both in the UK and Ireland. He has held several different Management roles in claims and underwriting environments. He has experience in problem solving at all levels of claim disciplines with extensive contacts throughout the Irish Insurance Industry. Paul joined Patrick Quinlan in 2019 to bring his expertise to our claims handling function.
Chris has been working in the insurance industry for the last 5 years. Chris works as a Commercial Broker, where he is involved in handling commercial accounts and also has focus on Business Development and Sales. Prior to joining Patrick Quinlan in August 2019, Chris gained his industry experience in various roles. Chris started off his career in insurance with Chill insurance and also spent some time with Chrome Insurance before moving into a Business Development Executive role for JLT Ireland for 3 years where he established a large scale personal accident scheme for amateur footballers throughout Ireland along with building a large portfolio of commercial clients. Outside of the office Chris enjoys spending his time travelling and is an avid football supporter.
Our Finance Team
Clare has over 20 years’ experience in Office Manager / Senior Administrator roles in the Education, Telecommunications, Not for Profit and start-up business sectors. This included managing the day to day finances and administration of these organisations. Clare has qualifications in IT & Business and Employment Law. Clare joined the team in April 2018 to work as part of the finance team and her roll has expanded to include the accounts.
Aileen has over twenty years’ experience in the finance industry, working primarily in operations and then in Business Change with A.I.B. The insurance industry is proving an interesting change in direction. Aileen is part of the Accounts Team, dealing mainly with invoices and payments. In her spare time, Aileen’s interests include Art, literature and yoga.
Get A Quote
Should you wish to speak to an advisor or obtain a quote in relation to any of our insurance services, please call us today on 01-8829044 or fill in the contact form and we will contact you within 24 hours.
Patrick Quinlan Insurance
A boutique style commercial insurance broker based in Dublin, serving all of Ireland. We specialise in all types of commercial insurance, apartment block insurance, and property insurance. Speak to one of our team today about your insurance needs.