Senior Director, Business Services
Located in Dublin, Ireland, Cliona currently oversees the strategic delivery of business services - HR, Finance, IT and Compliance.
With more than 15 years of specialized experience within international organizations, she offers invaluable insights on governance, organizational effectiveness, executive coaching, reward, recruitment, and employee relations. Since joining Axios International in 2009, Cliona has led strategic capacity building, and the operational performance and development of business services to support Axios’ expansion in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East.
Prior to Axios International, she was a Senior Consultant at Towers Watson (formerly Watson Wyatt) where she worked on consultancy assignments with a focus on performance management and reward strategy. Prior to Watson Wyatt, Cliona worked with Siemens Business Services as an HR Manager overseeing all areas of the HR function.
She holds both a Bachelor of Arts (BA Hons) in Psychology and English, and a Higher Diploma (H.Dip) in Business and Financial Information Systems from University CollegeCork (Ireland). She also holds a Masters degree (MSc) in Human Resource Leadership from Sheffield Hallam University (UK) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Executive Coaching.
Cliona is a Chartered Member of the Institute of Personnel and Development.