Ross Murphy

Senior Administrator

"The three things I love about my job are the people, the culture, the dogs."


Ross’ experience involves working in a range of financial services, which began in protection and has evolved through working at numerous IFA’s. This includes admin, paraplanning, investments, compliance and projects/operations. He has also worked with clients at all stages of the advice process.

At PenLife, Ross’ main role is to help the Financial Planners and assist wherever needed. This can include a wide variety of tasks, such as processing new business, maintaining accurate records, and dealing with client queries.

Rest and play

I like to spend my time keeping active, at the gym or exploring new places. In my spare time I love spending time with friends and family, preferably at the pub, a BBQ or on a nice walk with dogs. I also like to make music in my free time.

Ross in the spotlight

On an ideal weekend, you can find me:

With family or friends, in the sun, with a BBQ and a beer.

My favourite holiday destination is:

At the top of a large snowy mountain, with a snowboard.

My favourite song to play in the car is:

California Dreamin’ – The Mama’s & Papa’s (Changes regularly)

The first album I bought was:

Guns ‘n’ Roses – Use Your Illusion

If I could be any fictional character, I would be:

Iron Man

If I could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, I would win a medal in:

Playing videogames

When the dessert menu arrives, I’m looking for:

The cheese board

The three qualities that draw me to new people are:

Integrity, kindness, humour

My pet peeve is:

Bad manners

The best gift I’ve ever received is:

My car

The three people at my dream dinner party would be:

Ricky Gervais, Frank Sinatra, Boris Johnson

The three small things that make my day better are:

Catching up with family, exercise and having time to relax

Three things I haven’t done so far include:

Skydiving, surfing, swimming with sharks

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