25th January 2017

Key promotions announced within Sherry FitzGerald

Sherry FitzGerald has announced a series of promotions within the company.

Ronan O’Driscoll has been promoted to Chairman, New Homes. Ronan joined the company in 2013 and has played a key role in the success of the new homes side of the business.  Ronan is a well-respected property professional with 30 years of industry experience. 

Julian Cotter has been promoted to Director, Sherry FitzGerald. Julian has run the Castleknock branch since 2012 and has very much established himself in the local community. Julian was promoted to Associate Director in 2014 and remains a key figure in leading the development of our business in this growing part of Dublin.

Ailbhe O’Malley has been promoted to Associate Director, Sherry FitzGerald. Ailbhe joined the company in 1992 and has worked in several areas within the residential business in Dublin.  In 2000 Ailbhe assisted in launching the Sherry FitzGerald business in Limerick, and there she has remained and managed the branch since 2016 


Lesley Ann Devins has been promoted to Associate Director, Sherry FitzGerald.  Upon completing her IPAV course in 2003, Lesley Ann worked in the property industry for several years, before joining Sherry FitzGerald in 2008.  She has worked in a number of the company’s branches across Dublin and was promoted to Manager of the Ranelagh branch in 2015.


Norma Healy has been promoted to Associate Director, Sherry FitzGerald.  Norma started her career in property over 20 years ago, and completed her IAVI qualification in 2001. Norma has become a strong business winner in the Cork business working predominantly in the west side of the city. In 2006, Norma was promoted to Senior Negotiator and quickly moved into the role of Residential Sales Manager in 2007.

Caitriona De Burca has been promoted to Associate Director, Sherry FitzGerald Group. Since joining the company initially in 1996 and then again in 2004, Caitriona has worked in several areas within the group companies, becoming Compliance Officer in 2011 and promoted to head of the division in 2015.

Michael Grehan, Managing Director of Sherry FitzGerald speaking about the promotions said, ‘As Ireland’s leading estate agency, our people who serve our clients, are the No.1 priority. It is, I believe, the primary reason for our market leading position. Our success at the recent Property Excellence Awards, reflects the ethos and values system our people adhere to, and their attitude to the consumer, who really is at the very centre of our world. I would like to congratulate my colleagues on their well merited promotions, and thank them for their ongoing contribution to Sherry FitzGerald and our clients. We are delighted to recognize achievement with these promotions, exemplifying not only dedication but also first class service to our clients.’