Meet the Team

Michael Brady



Michael is a well established agricultural consultant and land agent. He qualified from UCD in 1987 with a B.Agr.Sc.(hon) and commenced his career as a Dairy Husbandry Advisor with MAFF-ADAS UK in 1987.

He returned to Ireland in 1989 to work with a private firm and established Brady Group in 1995. He completed a Nuffield Scholarship in 2005 where he studied advisory services in France, Australia and New Zealand. Michael is passionate and enthusiastic in helping farmers achieve their goals.

Michael was a judge in the National Dairy Farmer of the Year Competition in 2010 and he is the current President of the Agricultural Consultants Association of Ireland.

When not at work Michael regularly contributes to public debates, makes the odd TV appearance and is sports mad.


Julie Roche



Julie graduated with a degree in Agricultural Science from UCD  in 2001. Having previously held positions in sales and account management for well known pharmaceutical and fertiliser companies she joined Brady Group in 2007.

Julies areas of work within Brady Group include business planning, agricultural expert witness, future of farm business advice, and providing assistance /advice regarding compliance with European legislation e.g. Nitrates Directive, Single Payment Scheme and other government schemes.

Horses are her source of escape as she partakes in many equestrian activities including fox hunting.



Niamh Harte

Agriculture Consultant

Michael O’Neill