We undertake all Surety underwriting services for Advent Insurance DAC.

We have the experience to explain business credit risk to decision makers in a concise manner to optimise results.

Advent Risk Management Ltd has extensive relationships with credit insurers and rating agencies. Advent Risk Management Ltd is regulated as an intermediary by the Central Bank of Ireland.

Our key executives include:


Paul Farrar

Managing Director

Paul is the leading Credit Risk & Bond expert in Ireland. A former Head of Credit at Allianz Ireland and Euler Hermes. He was a bond underwriter at Allianz Ireland for 9 years. He is a former Board member of the International Credit Insurance & Surety Association. Paul was a founder director of Finance One Capital Ltd

M. +353 87 251 0782
T. +353 1 647 1219

Harry Slowey


Harry has over 30 years of financial, banking and professional experience. Previously a Director of Bank of Scotland (Ireland) for 13 years, he also held senior positions with GPA Group and KPMG. Harry was a founder director of Finance One Capital Ltd.

M. +353 86 253 2744
T. +353 1 647 1212

Peter Daniel

Senior Risk Manager

Over 10 years experience of credit risk, trade finance and treasury. Previously a senior underwriter of Irish commercial and special risks at Atradius Credit Insurance NV.

M. +353 87 753 5349
T. +353 1 647 1204

Michael Kennedy

Chief Surety Underwriter

Michael has over 30 years' bond experience of developing and managing the Bond business of Allianz in Ireland as Head of Bonds.

M. +353 87 243 8677

David Hill


Having established Advent 14 years ago, and with over 40 years experience in the insurance business, David has an acute understanding of the needs of start ups and the pressures facing businesses across the delegated underwriting spectrum. His forensic approach to honing systems and processes to keep costs down and dedication to guiding the exuberance of entrepreneurial minds are among his many key skills

M. +44 (0)7957 137 446
T. +44 (0)20 7648 4352