About Oaktree

We are a family run business that understand all clients financial worries. Our goal is to help them achieve Financial Health and Wellness.

At Oaktree Financial, our philosophy is simple.
We are with you for life.

We focus on financial wellbeing for individuals and businesses within our community and beyond through building a life-long relationship with you.

It all starts with a 60-minute consultation where we find out about your unique situation, whether you are an individual, family or business.

We actively listen to understand your needs and ask questions to ensure what we advise is perfect for you.

Our consultations are jargon-free and there are no silly questions.

We also take pride in our extensive experience and wisdom gained over the years. We have served our community as a local, family owned company.

Our success has been built on this experience, our knowledge of the Irish financial services and insurance market.

Whilst we do receive payment for our services from product providers, we are not tied to any bank, investment or insurance company. This means we always give you the best advice, and continuously evaluate the best financial products on the market.

As your personal financial broker, we deal with all the leading financial institutions operating in Ireland, ensuring that you get the best solution for you at the best possible price.

Our aim is to make your financial planning journey simple and for it to ease your worries about your finances.

It goes without saying that you can expect unrivalled customer service from us as we go the extra mile for you.

Adrian Godwin CTA FCCA QFA RPA

Senior Financial Consultant

Adrian is co-founder and managing director of Oaktree Financial Services. Adrian qualified as an Accountant and Tax Advisor with one of the Big 4 companies and has worked extensively on Estate Planning and Wealth Management projects.

Adrian has also worked on a number of investments projects for investment funds and US colleges including Yale, Harvard and Hewlett Packard.

Having gained the Qualified Financial Advisor status in 2010, Adrian went on to establish Oaktree Financial Services with a view of ensuring that clients’ needs were put first and that sound, clear investment options were given.

Adrian has a very special way to help clients simplify extremely complex issues and offer them reassurances with best practice options. With his unique skill set and qualifications, clients achieve a fully rounded and thought out life plan with which they can work with.

Tracy Sumstad QFA RPA SIA

Senior Financial Consultant

Tracy is a highly qualified and experienced financial advisor that has over 20 years in the Finance Sector. Her extensive experience with both Personal and Corporate clients puts her in an ideal position to provide advice on all areas of financial planning needs and corporate solutions.

Tracy’s priority is to help clients identify what is particularly important to each of them with focus on their values and goals. Tracy works to achieve long-term relationships with her clients that will empower them to live the lives they aspire to, protect their well-being, achieve financial freedom, and leave their desired legacy.

Maintaining her client base Tracy loves helping people with their financial planning. She values that one-to-one interaction with people, helping them plan and, as years pass, achieve their objectives – is what really gives Tracy job satisfaction. She also values that each individual circumstance will be different and rises to the challenge of diversified solutions.

Norma Fitzgibbon Godwin

Non-Executive Director

Norma is a co-founder of Oaktree Financial Services and a director of the company.

Ciara Tobin CIP QFA

Life & Pensions Administrator

Ciara started with Oaktree in September 2013 and over the years has grown with the company to become an integral member of our team. She achieved industry qualification with great dedication and commitment and is now a Certified Insurance Practitioner and a Qualified Financial Advisor.

Ciara is the champion of ensuring that the life and pensions advisor support is running effectively and efficiently. She is extremely client-focused and thrives on all the challenges that arise to make sure that the people we’re in business to help will always receive the very best service.

Denis Ahern QFA

Mortgage Specialist

Denis has over 15 years experience in securing mortgages for clients. This experience in both good times and bad ensures that clients receive the best advice to become mortgage ready and to secure the best mortgage offer they can for their dream home.

Denis works with clients to help them prepare for a successful mortgage application and goes beyond the call of duty to ensure that all clients can purchase/buy their dream home.

Denis is also a Qualified Financial Advisor and works closely with his clients to develop a life plan and to ensure that his clients are on target to secure the future they want.

Adrian Cullinane

Marketing Manager

Adrian started with Oaktree in 2020 as a marketing intern as part of his masters in marketing practice at Munster Technology University. Adrian is in control of all of our marketing activities and has become another key member of the Oaktree team. 

He has a bachelors of business in marketing at MTU and is currently in the process of finishing his masters. Adrian has worked with a number of different companies in different industries in his time during college. 

Adrian works with our expert advisors to ensure our brand message and content is consistent.

Patricia Hyland


Trish Hyland is a qualified Accounting Technician and a member of Accounting Technicians Ireland. Trish brings our team plenty of sunshine and happiness with her larger than life personality.

She has many years experience in administration and book-keeping dealing with clients from a wide range of industries both at operational and corporate level.

Trish monitors our internal accounting functions and liaises with clients where required with their accounting or tax related queries regarding policies. Our clients enjoy the professional, yet very personable, services that Trish brings to the table.

Book a complimentary chat with one our expert advisors to begin your financial planning journey with Oaktree.

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