About us

Our company, our history and our culture

There's a lot to look forward to

At Standard Life, we can help you look forward to a retirement on your terms. We work in partnership with financial advisers to provide pension, savings and investment products that meet your needs and help you plan for the second life you want to lead. Retirement is not the end, it’s the start of something new, with Standard Life there’s a lot to look forward to

Who we are

Standard Life is one of Ireland’s leading pension and investment providers. Headquartered in Dublin and operating internationally, we’ve been in Ireland since 1834 and employ over 350 people in our Dublin office. Standard Life International dac is part of the Phoenix Group and uses the Standard Life brand under licence from the Standard Life Aberdeen Group.

Get the advice you need

Professional financial advice is one of the best investments you can make. It provides peace of mind, helps set clear financial goals and makes you more confident about the financial decisions you make. At Standard Life we work together with financial advisers to meet your needs and expectations. Talk to your financial adviser today about how you can build a better future with Standard Life.

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Quick facts about Standard Life

  • We were founded in Edinburgh in 1825 and were first known as the Life Insurance Company of Scotland.
  • Our close relationship with Aberdeen Standard Investments allows us access to world-class investment solutions.
  • The Phoenix Group has a strategic partnership with the Standard life Aberdeen Group.  You can find more information at www.thephoenixgroup.com 
  • Our business has an impact on the communities we work in. It’s our responsibility to give something back. This year we are proudly supporting ALONE - supporting older people to age at home.