How I make it work: ‘You need a strong team, you can’t achieve anything on your own’

Teamwork is fundamental to success and you must be prepared to back others as much as yourself

25th October, 2020
How I make it work: ‘You need a strong team, you can’t achieve anything on your own’
John Gethin, branch managed of KBC Life and Pensions: ‘When you hit a wall, it’s okay. It’s just a wall. Keep going.’ Photo: Fergal Phillips

John Gethin is branch manager of KBC Life and Pensions. He began his career in the late 1980s working with Irish Life as a financial adviser. From there he joined Aviva (then Hibernian Life) as a key account manager. He stayed with Aviva for 17 years, working in various sales, business development and strategy roles, before joining KBC Bank in January 2018 as head of bancassurance. He has been in his current role since March...

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