Peter Quinn - at Canada Life

Area Sales Manager at Canada Life Assurance Ireland



Current location


Work category

Banking Insurance and Financial Services



My role is to develop our self employed agents into successful self employed business people who are the elite in direct sales in Ireland.
We have a business place for people who are QFA qualified, enthusiastic and motivated and who are interested in being successful in business for themselves, but not by themselves. If you are interested in finding out more, please send me your details.
Won the Presidents award 2008
With Canada Life assurance since 1995, started as a direct sales associate, (tied agent)
Qualified for convention in 1996, 1998 & 2000.
Qualified for membership of MDRT in 1997,1998,1999,2000,2001.
Became a sales manager in 2002 and won the Managing Directors award in 2003.
Became business development manager & product specialist in 2005 to date. Manager of Team North east since June 2008.
Goal "to be the best I can be & help each team members to be the best they can be!"

Peter Quinn's Professional Experience

1995 - Present

Canada Life Assurance Ireland - Business Development Manager & Technical Sales Support

Strategic Consulting, including business plan & sales strategy development.
helping Business owners to focus on business exit stratigies that help them to maximise profit and reduce tax.
Marketing and sale managment
Recruitment traning & development of consultative sales people.

Key Skills
Marketing recruitment strategy Tax
1995 - Present

Canada Life Assurance Ireland - Area Sales Manager

Manage Team North East, covering Louth, Meath, Cavan & Monaghan. made up of 20 professional sales people.
The Team have won the Presidents award 2008 awardedd to the top sales team in Canada Life Ireland. We are looking to grow the team to 30 sales people in the north east.

2007 - 2009

Balcarrick Golf Club - President

The members of Balacarrick elect to the office of President members of the club who have served the club on committee and who have a proven track record of service to the club.
This is an Honorary position.

1997 - 2004

BNI - Chapter Director

Manage weekly meetings direct growth of chapter.

1995 - 2000

Canada Life Assurance Ireland - Executive Financial Adviser

provide financial advice to the general public in relation to all life and pension products.
Attained QFA in 1997
Qualified for convention in 1996, 1998 & 2000
qualified to attend MDRT 1997,1998, 1999, 2000 & 2001.

1981 - 1995

General Electric - Process Control Technician

Contron the process that made diamond

1977 - 1980

Five Star Supermarkets - Five Star Supermarket

Purchasing and stock control

Key Skills

Peter Quinn's Education and Qualifications


Bachelor/Degree - , Sale's Coach

University College Dublin


Diploma - 5



second level/high school education -

CBS Westland Row


Certificate - ,

Baggot St. Convent

Peter Quinn's Additional Information


Family, Golf, member of Balcarrick Golf Club, Honoray President for 2007 & 2008, Photography, Computers.


Member of the Life Assurance Association Ireland.
Founder Member of GOATS
Member of Golfing union of Ireland


Honoary President of Balcarrick Golf Club 2007 & 2008.
Won the Managing Directors Award in 2003.
Won The Presidents Award in 1998 as a team member.
Won the Presidents Award 2008 as Team Manager.