Fionuala PenderClient Advocacy Manager - Alexander Mann Solutions
Fionuala joined Alexander Mann Solutions as their Client Engagement Director in February 2014. Working directly with its CEO, Fionuala is responsible for driving improved engagement for all clients across all sectors of the business globally.
Fionuala was sole Executive Director for IIBN Global from 2007 to 2011 and Co Executive Director from 2011 – 2014. Fionuala’s commitment and role within IIBN from its inception ensured that it grew to be the paramount global Irish network and was instrumental in establishing its three Chapters in London, Ireland and New York.
Prior to joining IIBN in September 2007, Fionuala was the Executive Director of the Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE UK), the worlds largest not for profit entrepreneurial networking organisation which spans 45 cities in 11 countries. Fionuala worked closely with the TiE UK and TiE Global Boards to help drive strategy and increase membership. During her time with TiE, Fionuala delivered a technology venture capital focused tour in India which showcased over 100 technology start up companies in New Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai.
Fionuala has also worked for Lehman Brothers Investment Bank within its IBD Technology division. Fionuala is a graduate from the London School of Economics, and her first job after graduating was for a London based charity which focused on alleviating poverty in the UK working closely with the European Union and European Parliament.