About Us

IRES Fund Management Limited (“IRES Fund Management”) (PSRA License Number:  003270), a subsidiary of Irish Residential Properties REIT plc (“IRES”) (www.iresreit.ie), acts as investment manager for IRES and provides services to IRES’ subsidiary IRES Residential Properties Limited.  Our operational promise is to deliver superior customer service, enhance tenant retention, and provide high quality, safe, secure and comfortable homes for all residents.

To view our Sustainable Finance Disclosures Regulation information please visit our Adverse Sustainability Impact Statements page.

An investor disclosure document is made available by IRES Fund Management Limited via this link to investors in Irish Residential Properties REIT plc pursuant to the requirements of the UK’s national private placement regime and in accordance with the requirements of the UK Financial Conduct Authority rules implementing the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (Directive 2011/61/EU) in the United Kingdom.


Simon O’Sullivan

Simon O’Sullivan has worked in the investment management sector since 1993. From April 2002 to April 2006 he was employed in Dublin by Pioneer Alternative Investments as a product specialist. In May 2006, he left Pioneer to join his family company as financial controller and in May 2013, Mr. O’Sullivan became a partner in MFL, trading as Risk System, a specialist provider of financial risk solutions to the investment funds industry. He has also worked for Fleming Investment Management as a fund manager in London, and Eagle Star and Merrion Capital, both in Dublin. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Politics, a Master of Arts in Economics, a Master of Sciences in Investment & Treasury Management and a Diploma in Corporate Governance. Mr. O’Sullivan is a non-executive director of a number of investment funds.

Michael Boyce

Michael Boyce acts as an independent director and a consultant to a number of Irish collective investment schemes. Prior to this, he was Executive Director of Northern Trust Investor Services (Ireland) Limited formerly Ulster Bank Investment Services Limited (UBIS) since 1990. He was Managing Director of Ulster Bank Custodial Services which was the Trustee and Custody operation of Ulster Bank fund’s business from 1990 – 1997. From 1997 – 2000, he was Managing Director of Ulster Investment Bank Investment Services. Following the purchase of UBIS by Northern Trust in May 2000, he was appointed Director of Client Operations with responsibility for servicing a large range of institutional and retail clients. He has worked in the Financial Services industry for over 30 years including stockbroking, fund management and fund administration. He is a graduate of the Michael Smurfit School of Business at UCD from which he holds a Diploma in Corporate Governance. He is a member of the Securities Institute and has served on several committees of the Irish Funds Industry Association. He is also a member of the Institute of Directors Ireland, and a member of the Corporate Governance Association of Ireland.

Brian Fagan

Brian Fagan works as Finance Director of Irish Residential Properties plc having joined on 26 April 2021. Between November 2014 and April 2021, he was employed as CFO for Denis O’Brien/Island Capital. As part of this employment, he acted as Chairman of Real Estate Development & Investment Fund ICAV (“REDIF”). Prior to this he worked as Group Finance Director of Sean Mulryan’s Ballymore Group between October 1998 and October 2014. Ballymore Group is an international property development and investment group with operations in Ireland, United Kingdom, and continental Europe. He previously worked for six years at DCC plc and acted as Finance Director of Flogas plc. He is a Chartered Accountant having qualified with KPMG where he worked for 10 years. He holds a B. Comm from UCD where he also obtained a post-graduate Diploma in Professional Accounting.


Charles Coyle


Alan Kavanagh


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