Sean Burke – Managing Director

B.Comm, FCII – Chartered Insurance Institute. Obtained his fellowship of the CII (Chartered Insurance Institute) in 1991.

He also served on the National Council of the IBA (Irish Brokers Association) for two years and lectures on occasion to examination students of the Insurance Institute.


Ann Burke – Company Director

Ann is a sister of Sean and is responsible for Personal Lines insurance at the office together with Miscellaneous Contractors Insurances (Tradesmen, SME business, etc.).

Ann has been in the Insurance Broking business since 1988.


Emma Kilkelly – Claims Coordinator

Emma Kilkelly is our Claims Co-Ordinator, looking after the management of commercial and personal lines claims in the brokerage.

Liaising with the clients and insurers to bring speedy resolution and conclusion to claims. Emma is with the company 7 year having worked previously in the insurance company market.


Michelle Clarke – Personal Lines Executive

Michelle is one of our more experienced Personal Lines Executives. She looks after our existing clients with great care and attention as well as dealing with commercial risks including Liability and Professional Indemnity.

Michelle joined the firm almost 10 years ago and has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the Insurance Industry.


Stephanie Burke – BA (LLB) CIP – New and Existing Business Executive including Drone Insurance

Stephanie looks after Personal and Commercial risks such as drone insurance. Stephanie previously worked with Cunningham Lindsey Loss Adjusters during which she worked in the areas of claims, customer care, compliance and audit.

Stephanie is a registered member of the Insurance Institute of Ireland and has completed the CIP qualification.


Mary Connolly – Personal Lines Manager

Mary is our Personal Lines Administrator. Mary has almost 20 years experience in the Insurance Industry. She joined the firm in the late 90’s having spent many years working with General Accident and Hibernian now Aviva.

Certified Insurance Practitioner: Irish Insurance Institute


Paul Cawthorne – Commercial Account Executive

Paul is office manager and looks after commercial risks including Liability and Professional Indemnity together with placement of new insurance risks.

Paul joined the firm in 1996 having spent seven years in corporate broking in the U.K. with Lambert Fenchurch.


Dolores Murray – Accounts Executive – BA in Accounting & Finance

Dolores obtained her BA in accountancy and finance in 1998 from Athlone Institute of Technology.

She joined Burke Insurances in July 2010 and is responsible for the day to day accounting demands of the company.

BA in Accounting & Finance, Athlone Institute of Technology

Diploma in Management Finance, Athlone Institute of Technology


Hannah joined the team in mid-2019 – joining the Commercial Insurance team.

Hannah works predominantly in our commercial insurance team but also helps with the personal lines side of things when needed.

Hannah comes from an underwriting background having worked and gained professional experience with major insurer for a couple of years previous.

Hannah has professional insurance designation CIP and can assist in areas like public liability, professional indemnity, property and home insurances.