The Insurance Institute of Galway

The Insurance Institute of Galway

Welcome to your Insurance Institute.

When you become a member of The Insurance Institute, you are automatically assigned to a Local Institute network, usually close to where you live or work.

Run by a dedicated group of industry professionals this national network of local hubs provides a range of member benefits including:

  • An extensive CPD lecture series delivered throughout the year
  • Social and networking activities to help you look beyond exams
  • Study support through local revision sessions and access to industry mentors 

To find out more about us and the benefits we can offer you, follow us on Facebook or view our calendar here to see details of other national events.

The Insurance Institute of Galway 2016-2017

Elected officers Council 2016–2017
Clare Grimes  Certified Mediator APA
Auray Assessors
Arlene O'Brien CIP
Deputy President
Rhonda Cribben BBS BSc CIP
Vice President
Allianz (Galway)
Richard Geraghty CIP MDI
Honorary Secretary
FBD Insurance
Gretta McGrath CIP 
Honorary Treasurer
Patrick Carr ACII Chartered Insurer BA
Honorary Education/CPD Officer
Amy Mulryan ACIM APA
PR Liaison Officer
O'Leary Insurance (Galway) Ltd.


Representatives of members  
Jim Molloy  Jim Molloy & Associates
Laura Browne BComm CIP RSA
Jean Boyd ACII Chartered Insurer Aviva
Michael Gough ACII Chartered Insurer BComm Marsh
Darragh Guinnane O'Leary Insurance (Galway) Ltd.
Pamela Treacy Dip PMI Vhi Healthcare
Laura Lally CIP Bump Insurance 
Ciaran O'Donnell APA  RSA
Jennifer Folan CIP  OSG
Majella King CIP Future Insurance Brokers
Maureen Donnellan Blair CIP RSA
John Walsh CIP Hastings Insurance Brokers
Danny McGovern BBS CIP Marsh

Clare Grimes








Clare Grimes 

"There’s a strong sense of collaboration between members and Council in Galway, who are always willing to help each other out. Our positive attitude really sets us apart."