March 3, 2022
PIB Group Ltd (‘PIB’) has completed another acquisition in Ireland through Alan Tierney & Partners Ltd (‘Tierneys’), following customary regulatory approval. Formed in 1979, Tierneys is a retail commercial insurance broker and a financial planning firm.
Brendan McManus, CEO for PIB Group commented: “We are gaining some fantastic momentum with PIB’s growth activity in Ireland. I’m so pleased that we can officially welcome all our new colleagues at Alan Tierney & Partners Ltd. For over forty years, Tierneys has grown a loyal client base who hold the business in high regard, which is testament to the team’s excellent service, specialisms and relationships with insurers. I look forward to seeing their growth continue as they settle in and enjoy further success with us.”
Formed by Alan Tierney in 1979, Alan Tierney & Partners is a retail commercial insurance broker and a financial planning firm. The business boasts a specialism in hospitality and leisure industries, in particular the pub sector. Its headquarters in Dublin therefore provide a prime location for its niche, providing insurance solutions to the pubs in the city and surrounding counties.
John Tierney, MD for Alan Tierney & Partners commented: “I am delighted that Alan Tierney & Partners has joined PIB Group, which is an exciting moment in our forty year history. This is a fantastic opportunity to align with an established group and we are especially proud to bring our expertise to their expansion journey in Ireland. It is an exciting prospect to be able to leverage the strength and stability of PIB. Our customers and colleagues have been the cornerstone of our success over the last forty years and we look forward to the opportunity to pass on the benefits of our relationship with PIB to them.”
In less than 12 months, PIB has significantly grown its Irish presence through the acquisition of Campion Insurance, Oliver Murphy and Creane & Creane. The arrival of Tierneys is another reminder that Ireland is a key territory for investment as part of PIB's ambitious international expansion strategy.