The Global Mindset - #AmCham4Balance

The Global Mindset - #AmCham4Balance

The Annual AmCham Transatlantic Conversation 2017

  • Venue: Dublin and Manhattan
  • Time: 12:30 - 14:30 05/05/2017
  • Guest Speaker(s): Transatlantic Panel

The Global Mindset

The Annual AmCham Transatlantic Conversation 2017

Live Video Broadcast held simultaneously in Dublin and New York
Leaders who have a high level of Global Mindset are more likely to succeed in working with people from other cultures.

Having Global Mindset requires:

Intellectual capital: Global business savvy, cognitive complexity, cosmopolitan outlook
Psychological capital: Passion for diversity, quest for adventure, self-assurance
Social capital: Intercultural empathy, interpersonal impact, diplomacy

We will discuss what it takes to be able to have a global mindset in business with a panel of distinguished business leaders by live video conference in both Dublin and New York:

Date:                         Friday 5th May 2017
Dublin:                    12.30 to 14.30 (Light lunch included)
                                 Accenture Innovation Centre
                                 7 Hanover Quay, Dublin 4

To Register now:  email


Speaker Bios:


Nicole Sullivan, Partner, White & Williams New York 

Nicole represents national and international clients in litigation, mediation and arbitration of complex commercial and business disputes. Nicole advises clients on pre-litigation and early resolution of actions as well as e-discovery issues. She assists foreign and domestic companies with opening and operating their businesses in the United States. Nicole routinely acts as outside general counsel for these entities assisting with transactional, intellectual property, contracts, employment and other related legal issues. Her practice also includes multi-jurisdictional trust and estate litigation. Nicole is a graduate of the University of Albany and of Boston University School of Law. 


Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU

Susan Danger is CEO of the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU), which speaks for American companies committed to Europe on trade, investment and competitiveness issues. Ms Danger joined AmCham EU in 1995 as Communications Manager, becoming Communications & Operations Manager in 2000. In August 2002, she became Managing Director (now CEO), with full strategic and operational responsibility for a membership organisation supporting over seven hundred and fifty active representatives of corporate member companies and law and consultancy firms in the area of public affairs. In 2003, Ms Danger oversaw the re-branding of AmCham EU and its separation from AmCham Belgium. In 2014, AmCham EU was awarded for the third time, the Trade Association/Professional Body of the Year Award, having previously won the award in 2012 and 2009.


Mary McEveoy, Senior Director of Global Procurement, PepsiCo

Mary McEvoy is senior Director of Global of Procurement at PepsiCo in New York. After starting PepsiCo as an R&D chemist, she has held positions of increasing responsibility across the portfolio of her 18 year career. She manages the negotiation and purchase of plastic bottle packaging for PepsiCo’s food and beverage operations in North America.
Mary serves on the advisory board of Self Help Africa, is the co-chair of the of the New York Chapter of the Irish International Business Network and is the co-founder of LEAP, a novel leadership acceleration program which links Irish and American female professionals with community organisations. Mary holds a B.Sc. in Applied physics and Chemistry from Trinity College, Dublin and began her career in chemistry in New York.


Brian Moloney, CEO & Founder, Silvergrove Advisors 

Brian Moloney is the CEO and founder of Silvergrove Advisors, a provider of first-class merger and acquisition (“M&A”) advisory services to founder, family and entrepreneur owned companies in the middle market, including sell-side advisory, buy-side advisory, capital raising and strategic advisory services. Prior to his advisory work, Mr. Moloney was an investment professional with private equity firms, including GE Capital, Windward Capital and The Cypress Group, which managed more than $5 billion in control and non-control investments in middle market companies. Previously, he worked as a management consultant to Fortune 500 companies in Europe and the U.S. Mr. Moloney holds the Series 7, Series 24 and Series 63 licenses. He received an MBA from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and a BA with honours from Yale University.

Niamh Haughey

Niamh Haughey, Relationship Manager FDI Clients

Niamh joined HSBC in September 2016. She worked in Frankfurt for 5 years for the inward investment agency of the Irish government, IDA Ireland. Prior to this she worked in DEPFA Bank and Citigroup in Dublin. Niamh holds a Bachelor of International Business and German from University College Dublin. She commenced the Diploma in Corporate Finance with Chartered Accountants in Ireland in February


Michael Whitney, Global Corporate Real Estate Lead, Accenture

Michael leads Accenture’s internal Global Corporate Real Estate function directing real estate strategy for all Accenture entities, lease transactions and mobilization (architectural, design and project management for space delivery including our infrastructure capital budget).  Accenture leases 32 million square feet globally in over 50 countries supporting approximately  400,000 employees. The Accenture capital investment in real estate is approximately US$500m annually. Michael manages a global real estate team across all of our geographic units.
Michael is based in Dublin having worked in London for Accenture and has over 25 years of international corporate real estate experience, previously working with Visio-Microsoft and Canada Life.