John O’Connell founded Trident in 2006. John qualified as an actuary in 1991, graduated with an MBA in 2000 and completed the Institute of Directors’ Diploma in Company Direction in 2012. John is also a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA). From 1987 to 1990, John worked in Irish Life’s investment department and since 1990 has worked in the corporate pensions area working with Irish Life, Life of Jamaica and Mercer – and for the last 12 years with Trident. 01-4853887.
Rita-Anne Keyes began her actuarial career in 1989 and qualified as an actuary in 1997. She worked with Mercer for over 20 years in the corporate pensions and wider employee benefits areas. She joined Trident in 2015. Rita-Anne specialises in pensions advice and actuarial services and also has expertise in retirement planning advice. She is also a Qualified Financial Advisor. 01-4853884.
John Power has worked in the pension and investment industry since 1999. His primary focus is on investment and benefit structure. He commenced his career with Cornmarket Group where he advised a number of public sector unions on superannuation scheme structure and benefits. John has also managed a number of group schemes in the public, semi state and private sectors. John has a degree in Business & Economics, is a QFA and holds the highly regarded MSc in Investment, Treasury and Banking.
Kevin Reynolds has worked in the pensions industry for over 30 years, qualifying as an actuary in 1999. He spent many years working with Mercer and over this period advised the sponsors and trustees of some of Ireland’s largest defined benefit schemes. Kevin also has extensive experience as an expert witness and continues to provide actuarial evidence to the Irish Courts. Kevin currently sits on both the Demography Committee and the Expert Witness Committee of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland. 086-7855164.
Shaun Byrne is a trainee actuary. He studied at UCD and completed a BA in Actuarial and Financial Studies in 2014. Shaun joined Trident in 2015. Shaun has extensive experience in the areas of defined benefit pension schemes and end user computing solutions. 01-4853886.
Paul Webb is a Director of Trident Pension Trustees Ltd. Paul has worked in the pensions area for many years working with Irish Pensions Trust Ltd / Mercer Ltd and Irish Life. 01-4853885.
Isabel Ryan has been a Director of the company since 2006. Isabel is Company Secretary and also takes a lead in recruitment and personal development issues. 086-6006454.