Pat O’Dwyer
Pat established City Life Galway in August 2011

Pat worked with Standard Life for 21 years in a variety of Business Development and Sales Management roles. Working with some of Ireland’s leading financial service practitioners, Pat amassed a wealth of experience in the key areas including retirement planning strategies, investment management and creative tax planning for private clients. His experience gives him a unique insight into the changing face of financial services and a keen awareness of the needs and wants of clients. Pat’s experience of the various business models offering financial services from Stockbroking to Banking to accountancy practices and general insurance brokers, has led him to believe that a small, private client focused, highly qualified financial planning business is the best way to answer the needs of today’s discerning clients.

Pat has an Honours B. Comm degree from UCD, is a Qualified Financial Advisor & is a Fellow of the LIA. He holds the internationally recognised designation of Certified Financial PlannerTM. This represents the highest professional practice in financial planning. In 2014 Pat was awarded a First Class Honours Master degree in Financial Services from U.C.D. In his spare time Pat competes in triathlons, cycles and participates in events such as the marathon (New York, Chicago, Boston, London, Rotterdam and Dublin). He loves all sports, is passionate about rugby and plays golf badly.

Pat O’Dwyer
Managing Director
Niall Rooney
Business Development Manager
Sheila Harty
Office Manager
Olivia Hamrock
Business Manager
Sandra Clancy
Paraplanner
Brendan McDermott
Financial Planner