Gerard Healy

Gerard Healy – Consultant Actuary

Practice Areas

Gerard advises the firm on Insurance and Pensions matters, on Corporate Governance and on Company Law particularly relating to the duties of Directors.


Gerard is a qualified actuary who prior to his retirement had served as Chief Executive to major insurance companies both in Ireland and the United Kingdom.

In addition to his executive roles, he has served as Chairman or Non-Executive Director to a number of companies in Ireland, UK, France and South Africa.

He served as President of the Irish Insurance Federation in 1993 and was a member of the Financial Services Council of the Confederation of British Industry from 2002 to 2006.

Career History

He has worked as a consultant to Kent Carty for the last eight years.


  • BSc, LLB, MA (Lamp), MA (Cantab), MBA, FSAI, Dip IOD
  • Educated at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University and the University of Wales, Gerard has first class honours degrees in Law and in Mathematics and has Masters degrees in Mathematics, Business Administration and Classics.
  • He is currently researching for a PhD in the Law of Ancient Athens.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries – 1978
  • Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in Ireland – 1987
  • Diploma in Company Direction and Corporate Governance (with distinction) – Institute of Directors.