Insurance brokers First Ireland is to create 15 sales jobs over the next 12 months.
Company chairman John Roe said the company’s policy has been “to target energetic insurance brokers, or books of business, and absorb management and business into our growing entity.”
Roe expects the company’s Gross Written Premium (GWP) which currently stands at around €50m, to double over the next five years, reaching €100m.
“We are actively looking for opportunities to increase our business through acquisition and hires and our immediate goal is to be Ireland’s biggest independent insurance broker by the end of 2015,” Roe said.
"Over the past 30years, we have seen staffing levels grow to 100, our client base to more than 40,000 and our GWP to circa €50m.
“Our policy has been to target energetic insurance brokers, or books of business, and absorb management and business into our growing entity,” he added.