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Ben Buckley
Ben Buckley
Senior Advisor

Hi, I'm Ben Buckley

• Regular Savings planning for short & long term goals • Personal Life & Critical Illness Protection • Shareholder & Key Man protection • Mortgage Advice in the UAE & Europe • Tax Advice in Ireland and UK • Pension Advice

Ben is a fully qualified Financial Adviser, holding qualifications in both Ireland (QFA) and in the international market (MCSI).

Since qualifying as a Financial Accountant in 1996, Ben has worked consistently in Banking and Finance in a variety of roles.

Together with his qualifications, key positions in Risk Management and Finance have given Ben the knowledge and experience to provide honest and professional advice to his clients.

Employment History
Employment Hightlights

Employment History

Ben is from Dublin, Ireland. He qualified as a Financial Accountant (FCCA) in 1996.

He has worked in the banking industry for over 24 years with a number of international banks, including Wells Fargo Bank in the USA as well as Rabobank and Investec Bank in Ireland.

Since 2013, Ben has worked in the Financial Services in the UAE and now prides himself on providing holistic advice to his clients in all areas of financial planning; once Ben has identified your individual needs and goals, you can be sure as a client that he will provide accurate and relevant customised solutions.


As a parent Ben believes in protecting your family first and specialises in Life Insurance, Critical Illness Cover and in the areas of Wills and Guardianship.  Ben also provides guidance on Regular Savings plans, UK & Irish Pension Transfers, Lump Sum Investment advice and Mortgages for both the European and UAE markets.


Outside of work and spending time with his wife and daughter, Ben spends his spare time managing and playing with Dubai Irish Football Club and is currently studying for his UEFA B coaching license

My Favourite Quote

“Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.”
- Warren Buffet

More about Me


Married with one daughter.


Football, golf and most other sports.

Extra Curricular

Travelling, watching sport, and spending time with my family.

What My Clients Say

“I have had the pleasure of dealing with Ben Buckley for a few years and can say that it’s a pleasure to have him as my financial advisor.  I appreciate his straight talk and although I have been relocated for work, he keeps a regular contact to explain what’s going on in the market and the potential implications to my portfolio.
Thank you Ben!”

Charles Hobbs, Head of Airfreight and Express-Kenya at Bolloré Transport & Logistics


“I have always found Ben to be informed, professional and personable and would recommend him to others who wish to seek investment opportunities and balanced advice.”

Philip King, Head of Retail Banking, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank


“I worked closely with Ben in several large transactions over the years. I found Ben to have great insight into business and a keen eye for structuring financial transactions. On more than one occasion an approach that Ben suggested to a transaction proved to be the key to making it happen. On a personal level I enjoyed working with Ben and would recommend him to anyone on both a business and personal level.”

Mike Flannery, CEO at Bartra Capital Property


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