Leaders of Impact


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Leaders of Imapct Members

Una-Healy-(4).jpgUna Healy
Group Training and Development Manager at PM Group
Learning and Development Professional with a passion for learning. Skilled and knowledgeable in leading and implementing learning and development solutions with a track record of delivering tangible business results. Proven success in designing innovative global training initiatives. Highly motivated and adaptable to business needs with strong organisational and interpersonal skills.

Jackie-Campbell.jpgJackie Campbell
Programme Director, Change Projects Partners Limited
Experienced Program Director with a demonstrated history of working across functions with cross sectoral Multinational Industry. Skilled in facilitation, negotiation, strategy, innovation, business planning, operations & network management, performance, coaching, and change management. Strong business development professional with MSc in Business (Management & Leadership) from UCD Smurfit Graduate School.

Diane-Hassett.jpgDiane Hassett
Engineering Manager, Johnson & johnson Vision Care, Inc.
Experienced Senior Engineering Manager with strong technical and collaborative leadership approach with prior cross functional roles in Medical Device and Financial Services Sectors. Successfully implemented Women in STEM program with female undergraduates in University of Limerick. Focused on human centered solutions with MSc in Design Innovation from National University of Maynooth

Lisa-D-arcy.jpgLisa D’arcy
Global Business Operations Manager, Connecting Women in Tech
Results driven business transformation leader with proven and successful track record delivering strategic change to meet business needs in a fast-paced competitive multinational technology industry.  Skilled in Negotiation, Strategy, Innovation, Business Planning, Performance, Operations, Change Management and Executive Coaching. Advocate for gender equality in Diversity and Inclusion best practice.

Brenda-Koesterman.jpgBrenda Koesterman
Vice President Global Accounts, EMEA
Results-oriented senior sales and marketing executive with over 20 years of diversified global experience exclusively in the Security and Systems Integration Market. Thoroughly well versed in all aspects of business development, sales management, solutions sales and new region channel development.  An active thought leader in the industry continuously investing time in Industry panels, leadership opportunities and growth for the teams she works with.

Agustina-Garcia-Exposito.JPGAgustina Garcia Exposito
Executive Assistant, MSD Biotech
Experienced Executive Assistant in Spanish and Irish cross sectoral, multinational companies. Skilled in events organization like the MSD Women in STEMM conferences in Prague, Munich and Dublin. Interested in Diversity & Inclusion. Launched MSD Women’s Network in Dublin. Constantly investing in professional development, got a HR Management Diploma from DIT/IBEC.

Michelle-Howard-Ryan.jpgMichelle Howard Ryan
Business Development Manager, Global Shares
Passionate about innovation, business cycles and fast-paced environments.  Michelle has a genuine interest in promoting and inspiring people to do and be more than they thought they could by supporting them through their pain points.  Worked as a business development manager for last 5 years and 15 years in HR business and advisory role using initiative with Clients/Partners (multi-national and Irish companies across the globe).  Skilled in Business Planning, Project Management, Developing Sales Pipelines, Networks and Business Targets also CIPD qualified in Personal Management.  She worked with clients such as Global Shares, Goldman Sachs, Voxpro Apple, Willis Corroon Group.

Niamh-Cornally.jpgNiamh Cornally
Corporate Sales Director at Morgan McKinley - Talent Solutions Advisor
Niamh has over 16 years’ experience in the recruitment industry in Ireland and thrives in a fast-paced innovative environment. A highly motivated sales individual and talent advisor who delivers on commitments whilst delivering clients expectations in a highly professional manner to industry leaders across Ireland.
Having spent many years working on a leading American multinational enterprise information technology company based in Leixlip, Ireland ,Niamh have vast experience working in diverse , complex and multicultural environments and thrives on working with clients on the best solutions that meets their needs to attract top talent.
A strong communicator with proven track record of building key relationships with clients and a highly experienced leader overseeing business development campaigns with new and existing clients, team management with onsite and offsite teams, strong leadership skills, working with clients on staffing solutions suitable to meet their needs, experienced programme management skills, experienced in managing and running contingent programmes, highly experienced managing service delivery campaigns and developing managed service environments.‚Äč

Niamh-Milne.jpgNiamh Milne 
Group Marketing Manager and Communications Strategist, PM Group
Experienced marketing and communications strategist with a strong track record in multinational and small organisation environments.Skilled in communications and branding programmes for acquisitions and integration, strategic change, innovation start-ups, business development, brand strategy/management, corporate and internal communications. First class honours diploma graduate in Strategy & Innovation from the IMI.

Teresa-Morahan.jpgTeresa Morahan
Partner and Head of Audit at BDO Ireland
Partner and Head of Audit at BDO Ireland specialising in the provision of audit and accounting advisory services. Technical financial reporting expert who is experienced working with international businesses. Teresa is Head of the Technology Sector Group, and a member of the Firm's Leadership team.

Lorna-Flanagan.JPGLorna Flanagan
Transfer Pricing CoE Manager, Pfizer
Experienced Manager in Pharma multinational, Pfizer in Financial Shared Services sector. Currently Transfer Pricing function with General Ledger, Inventory, Intercompany, Audit functions and strong Policy/Compliance, Continuous Improvement, Stakeholder Relationships, Standardization/ Optimization, Transformation, Performance Management, Talent Management skills. ACCA Fellow; BSc Science (Mathematics), NUI Galway; Certificate in Transfer Pricing, IATI.  Studying MSc (Global Business Services), DIT.

Yvonne-Kennedy.jpgYvonne Kennedy
Head of FDI, Ulster Bank
Highly experienced in supporting international corporate customers in Ireland, Yvonne collaborates with and manages relationships across 35 global partner banks.  Accomplished in business development, sales, relationship management, customer experience, marketing, innovation. Yvonne trained as a Chartered Accountant with Andersen/KPMG, holds a Bachelor in Civil Law from UCC, a Diploma in Digital Marketing and is a member of the Institute of Bankers. 

Yvonne-Jeffery.jpgYvonne Jeffrey
Director, Business Support Manager, Bank Of America
Proven record in global program delivery, with 18 years’ experience in financial services industry. Skilled in Program Management, Stakeholder Management, Negotiation, Employee Engagement, Innovation and Event Management. Advocate of women’s leadership and career development. Master’s in Business Economics from University College Cork.

Anne Rush
Senior HR Manager Colgate Palmolive
20+ years of experience in the full remit of HR roles in high tech, pharma and Consumer Goods multinational organisations. Recently focussed on driving HR structural and digital transformation for Europe and Africa Eurasia. Now focussed on building an organisation culture for future success in the digital age. 

Emma-Little.JPGEmma Little
AVP Regional Tax Controller EMEA, MetLife 
Highly experienced tax professional with over 14 years’ experience in corporate tax, spanning both industry and practice.  Currently managing the tax reporting processes across USGAAP, IFRS and Solvency II financial reporting bases, for MetLife’s EMEA region. Skilled in operating and communicating across diverse multicultural work environments through the support of local finance teams across c.25 countries on local tax issues including audits, local and international tax legislative updates, and implementation of global compliance engagements. Actively involved in the promotion of career development opportunities for women, and women in leadership programmes via internal and external women’s business networks. ACA Fellow; ITI Registered Tax Consultant; MAcc UCD Smurfit School of Business, BBs University of Limerick. 


Elaine-Nerney-(1).JPGElaine Nerney
International Counsel, Slack 
International Counsel for Slack, the collaboration hub, and a member of the board of directors of Slack Technologies Limited.  Significant experience working as a lawyer including in-house for Dell, Hewlett-Packard and Hewlett Packard Enterprise in Ireland, the UK and Denmark. I've also worked in advertising and marketing. Interested in fostering teams and workplaces which bring out the best in people so that organizations can operate as effectively, efficiently and collaboratively as possible.

KerryHannon.jpgKerry Hannon 
Vice President, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Kerry Hannon is the EMEA Lead for Reference Data Services, Global Markets, at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Prior to joining the Reference Data department, Kerry managed the Securities Lending Middle Office teams in Dublin.  Kerry holds a Bachelor’s degree from Franklin and Marshall College and a Masters degree from the University of Denver, Graduate School of International Studies.  Kerry joined Merrill Lynch in 2007, and relocated to the Dublin headquarters of Bank of America in 2009.  An advocate for working mothers, Kerry held the post of Coordinator, American Women’s Club of Dublin Professional Women’s Network for four years, and is a member of the Women in Technology and Operations Dublin chapter at BofA. Kerry is also a certified pilates instructor.