Shirley Farrell

Financial Planner

Shirley joined the SYS Group in 2022 as a Financial Planner based in our Waterford office. As a Chartered Accountant, Shirley has a wealth of experience holding roles in both industry and practice. She has progressed her career in industry to positions of Financial Controller and Finance Director. Holding a Masters in Finance & Capital Markets, Shirley has strong analytical competencies and expertise in portfolio analysis, investment management and corporate finance. In her current role, these skills prove most beneficial as she is passionate about professionally delivering tailored advice to clients, adding value to their lives. In her spare time, Shirley enjoys walking her Maltese dog Ollie & socialising with friends.


  • Chartered Accountant (ACA) – Chartered Accountants Ireland
  • Masters in Finance & Capital Markets (M.Sc.) – Dublin City University
  • Specialist Investment Advisor (SIA) – Life Insurance Association Ireland
  • Bachelor of Economics, Politics & Law (BA) – Dublin City University
  • Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) – Institute of Bankers
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning (Pending) – Life Insurance Association Ireland

With 4 Offices nationwide and Consultants in Carlow, Tipperary, Limerick, Mayo, Dublin, Cork, Waterford and Galway, we are committed to delivering personalised attention to you.