Sinead is the Director of Consulting for the Uncharted Leadership Institute a position that draws on her extensive international experience leading complex system transformation and strategy. Sinead is solutions driven strategist, leader, project manager and experienced professional clinical manager with a proven track record at Executive level in innovation and the capacity to identify opportunities for improvement and solutions to deliver the same.
Sinead is an outstanding communicator at all levels, with a depth of experience and demonstrated success in leading and developing large teams, departments and organisations. A transformational leader with drive, tenacity, energy, integrity, commitment and care, who can modernise and redesign workplace practice, processes and culture to deliver improved bottom line, enhanced productivity and increased employee engagement and collaboration.
Sinead originally trained as a nurse before progressing through a range of executive and senior executive roles. Throughout her career Sinead has been driven by a passion for delivering high-quality, high impact outcomes.
In addition to 15 years’ experience leading innovation and strategy in healthcare, Sinead has also headed the South Australian Government ICT Transformation program which included successfully negotiating a contact in excess of $400m. During this time, she also created the Chief Information Security Officer position ensuring the South Australian Government was at the forefront of cybersecurity policy and action.
In her last executive position Sinead managed 1000 staff, budgets in excess of $100 million and $1.5 billion in revenue.
Sinead has held chair roles and has been an invited expert advisor on numerous national and state-wide committees including the National Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council. In the UK Sinead was an executive board member of a large Primary Care Trust in NHS London and a non-executive director for a UK based Charity.
Sinead's is highly skilled at quickly understanding complex environments, identifying opportunities transformation and implementing strategies to enable exceptional people and system performance.
In addition to completing a Masters in Business (MBA) at the University of Bedfordshire, Sinead has undertaken numerous development programs including the McKinsey Remarkable Women’s Program and the Harvard Certificate for Contract Negotiations.