Grainne O Connell
Grainne O’Connell is a graduate of UCC with a degree in Finance and is also a qualified Chartered Accountant (ACA), a Qualified Financial Advisor and a Certified Associate in Project Management. She previously worked for 4 years at Abtran where she was responsible initially for setting up, developing and managing the company’s commercial procurement function before later moving into a strategic director role where she was responsible for driving the execution of a programme of work to support the business in delivering on its 5 year growth plan. Prior to that, Grainne worked for 5 years at Deloitte as a Manager in the Pensions and Investments division where she managed a portfolio of clients and supported a number of them successfully through large pension change transformation projects.
Having joined UCC Academy in 2018, Grainne currently works as a Project Manager with the UCC Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, in partnership with the South/South West Hospital Group (S/SWHG).