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Barry-John Ryan
BCL.,QFA.,Grad.Dip.Fin.Plan,CFP®, SIA
Financial Advisor, Qualified Financial Advisor, Certified Financial Planner ™, Specialist Investment Advisor
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Barry-John set up BARRY-JOHN RYAN FINANCIAL PLANNING in July 2021. Barry-John has 20 years experience in Financial Planning having worked as a Financial Advisor with BOI LIFE, First Active and Brosnan Boylan Golden/O'Leary Life. 

Barry-John holds a Law Degree from UCC and a Masters in Business from the University of Ulster. A Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) since 2002, Barry-John was also one of the first advisors in Ireland to attain the globally recognised Certified Financial Planner ™ CFP® status. 
Barry-John is well known in the community having attended St Pats Boys School & the Patrician Academy. 

A keen sportsman, Barry-John has been an active playing and coaching member of Mallow GAA for years as well as playing for Mallow United AFC at both schoolboy and adult level. 
Barry-John is a former Director of Mallow Chamber and Mallow Development Partnership (MDP) Retail Pillar. Barry-John has always involved himself in local charity work and fund rasing on behalf of local organisations such as The Anchor Treatment Centre (Ghostbusters 5k), MDP Christmas Fair at Mallow Castle and the North Cork Country Music Festival (Mallow GAA).

Barry-John comes from a well known local family and his father, Sean Ryan, was the Manager of the Mallow branch of Bank Of Ireland for years.

Married and living in his home town of Mallow, Barry-John enjoys following Mallow & Cork GAA, Munster Rugby and spending time with his dogs on the banks of the River Blackwater

Gavin has considerable experience in Financial Services and Customer Service having worked for organisations in Mallow such as AIB, Ladbrokes and the aforementioned Ulster Bank.
Gavin is a graduate of MTU and holds a degree in Business & Sports (BBus.). Gavin is also a graduate of the University of Limerick having qualified with and MSc in Sports Performance in 2018. During this time he worked with Munster Rugby and Cork GAA.

Gavin is an Accredited Product  Advisor (APA) , a Qualified Financial  Advisor (QFA) , Retirement Planning Advisor (RPA) and Specialist Investment Advisor (SIA) . Gavin attended Scoil Ghobnatan and the Patrician Academy Mallow.

Gavin comes from a family steeped in Financial Services with his Grandfather, Father and Aunt having worked in or are currently working in Financial Services Sector.
Gavin is well known in the local community and particularly in GAA circles having represented his county at underage level as well as being an active playing and coaching member of Mallow GAA.
In his downtime Gavin enjoys following lots of sports and teams that play in red, Cork, Munster and Liverpool. 
Gavin O'Sullivan
Gavin O’Sullivan BBus., Msc., APA., QFA .,RPA.,SIA.,FPRA
Approved Product Advisor (APA)
Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA)
Retirement Planning Advisor (RPA)
Specialist Investment Advisor (SIA)
Financial Planning Risk Advisor (FPRA)


19,West End,
Co. Cork 
P51 KX77
Office: 02242466
Mob: 086 785 1511
Email: barryjohn@bjrfinancial.ie   
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Bells Cross Capital Limited trading as BARRY-JOHN RYAN FINANCIAL PLANNING is registered in the Republic of Ireland, registration number 656922 at 19, West End, Mallow, Co. Cork. Director: Barry-John Ryan.Bells Cross Capital Limited trading as BARRY-JOHN RYAN FINANCIAL PLANNING is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

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