About us

Global Risk Partners Intermediary Limited t/a GRP Ireland is a subsidiary of Global Risk Partners. Since launch in 2013 Global Risk Partners has grown rapidly and now controls over £700m premium as one of the top independent insurance intermediaries in the UK.

GRP Ireland is registered as an insurance intermediary in the Republic of Ireland and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Through our team’s involvement we will continue to assist clients of GRP Group brokers and Underwriting agencies with their current and future insurance needs in the EU, providing the same high standards of service as always.

Our Senior Team:


Brian Pilkington | Chief Executive Officer

Brian joined GRP Ireland in the summer of 2020 as CEO to develop  GRP’s Irish and EU market interests.  Brian’s insurance sector experience and background spans senior positions at large international insurance broking firms and indigenous Irish broking businesses. 

Telephone (DD): 00 353 1 234 2533
Telephone (M): 00 353 87 452 2251


Malachy Smith | Chairman

Malachy joined GRP Ireland in 2019 as non-Executive Chairman having recently held an independent non-executive director role at Surestone Insurances. Malachy brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team.


Michael Walsh | Head of Compliance and Risk

Michael joined GRP Ireland in 2020  having worked in a large multi-national insurance brokers firms and international retail sectors. He is responsible for compliance and risk at our Irish operations.

Telephone (DD): 00 353 1 234 2534
Telephone (M): 00 353 87 144 7683


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