Muireann is a Senior Consultant of Global Business and Operations at Novartis. Experienced Senior Business Consultant with a demonstrated working history, 20 years +, of working in the Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare industries. Strong STEM, Business Management and Finance professional with commercial and operational acumen and people management experience; with Leadership and C suite expertise. Muireann holds an NFQ Level 9 Masters in Business Leadership and Management Practice from UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School (2:1). As Muireann progressed in her career in Senior Management roles she undertook further executive education in internationally renowned Business School; beginning her academic journey there with gaining her first masters post grad in Business; Strategy and Growth. Having seen the benefits of exec education to what Muireann could offer to Business’ through her roles and people she works with, this led her to continue and undertake further studies relative to the changing dynamics of our Business environments. Muireann now holds another masters post grad in Management Finance and Accounting and has most recently undertaken (NFQ Masters Level 9) Organizational Change & Transformation Management, again in Smurfit. Skilled and Qualified in Pharmaceuticals Undergrad (Pharm Sciences BTech), Muireann began her working in the industry at 16 years old in her first job in retail pharmacy while completing her schooling and full time during her initial undergrad. Muireann has held roles in Healthcare Management, Business startup operations and led on set up of pharmaceutical distribution companies. She also is qualified in Training design and delivery, facilitating certified workshops to industry peers. Muireann brings her combined experience and executive qualifications to support successful business, strategic and operational accomplishments. Muireann also works with Private clients a Certified Coach and mentor; specializing in Leadership development and Change and Transformation. Muireann also serves on the Board of Directors with The Lions Club International, Galway City District.