Image by Tobias Freeman

About
Us

Core Values

Be the best advisors

The best outcomes for our clients are created by our ability to understand the financial landscape, create an intelligent plan, and communicate effectively the benefits and pitfalls. This outlook empowers our clients to make confident choices in building financial wellness. 

Promote ethical and sustainable investing

We believe traditional investing is no longer fit for purpose. In our experience, sustainable investing should not be a compromise or a choice, but the default selection going forward. There are no downsides - none. There is little purpose in long term investing if it pays out onto a dead planet. 

Improve every day

We commit to reflective self-assessment, on an ongoing basis, on all the things that actually matter: sustainability, inclusion, diversity, and fair play. We wish to create a genuinely good place to work and be. Life is too short for short-termism.    

Be a positive contributor 

As sustainability awareness grows, we wish to contribute in the best way we can. Our ultimate goal is to see Ireland become a global leader in ESG investing. Each conversation, recommendation, and decision lead us all closer to a sustainable future. We will work every day to earn our privilege in being part of this process. 

Meet The Team

Evan Headshot.PNG

Evan Hughes CFP®

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Evan Hughes is a financial planner at Ethico and an expert in ethical and sustainable investing solutions.  

BBLS Business & Law (UCD),

 

Bachelor of Arts Psychology (NUIM)

Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA)

Joint Financial Services Diploma (JFSD)

 

Retirement Planning Advisor (RPA)

 

Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

Certified Financial Planner (CFP®​)

20+ years experience in financial services

Headshot.jpg

Ciarán Hughes CFP®

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Ciarán Hughes is a financial planner at Ethico and an expert in ethical and sustainable investing solutions.  

BA Accounting and Finance (NUIM)

Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA)

Specialist Investment Advisor (SIA)

Responsible Investment Advisor (PRI)

Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning

Certified Financial Planner (CFP®​)

10+ years experience in financial services

Screenshot (37).png

Christina Kearney QFA

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Christina Kearney began her career in financial services in 2000 with Canada Life. In 2003, she moved into the brokerage sector and joined the Ethico Team in 2020 as Senior Financial Adviser. Her focus is assisting clients achieve their financial goals while also promoting Ethical

& Sustainable Investing.

 

Christina believes that working in the best interest of clients is central to building long-term client relationships, based on trust and best practice that reflects the highest ethical standards.

 

Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA)

 

Retirement Planning Advice (RPA)
 

Responsible Investment Adviser (RIA)

20+ years experience in financial services

Eugene.png

Eugene Cosgrave QFA

  • Grey LinkedIn Icon

Eugene has extensive knowledge of protection, investments and pensions due to his qualifications and considerable experience in the financial services industry.

 

Eugene has been working in the industry since 1983 and has worked with National Mutual Life Ireland, Canada life, Zurich life, New Ireland and Gallivan Financial prior to taking up the appointment as a Senior Financial Advisor with Ethico in 2022. Offering an unbiased personal reservice to reflect the client's needs and expectations from beginning to end.

Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA)

 

Retirement Planning Advice (RPA)

30+ years experience in financial services