Kathleen Tierney, Executive Director

Kathleen Tierney is the Executive Director and Owner of Business Embassy and its parent company, Career Embassy.

She has a Bachelor of Business, an MBA and over 20 years of executive experience. Kathleen has lived and worked in Melbourne, Sydney, USA, and the UK. She is now based in Perth, Australia.

Kathleen believes that great leadership and business success is achieved and sustained by connecting with our personal values. She sees success coming from enduring authenticity, respect, trust and integrity. Kathleen takes a gutsy yet thoughtful approach to decision making. Her leadership strategies are built on a balance of inspiration and personal accountability.

In addition to her professional work, Kathleen spends time volunteering in the community, including teaching homeless youth how to get jobs at SWANSEA, and as a Voluntary Board Member of the Juliana Village Aged Care Facility (Sydney).

Experience

  • Executive Director, Career Embassy, International Business Consulting
  • Senior Human Resources Director, Computer Sciences Corporation Australia, US and UK offices
  • General Manager of Human Resources, TNT Global Express, Australia
  • Superannuation and Executive Benefits Manager, Alcoa, Australia
  • Superannuation Manager and Employee Relations, Kodak (Australasial)

Accreditations

  • Accredited Practitioner, Human Synergistics, Life Style Inventory (LSI)
  • Certified Assessor, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MTBI)
  • Charter Member, Australian Human Resources Institute

TESTIMONIALS FOR KATHLEEN

See what Kathleen’s clients, managers and staff say about her work

For a detailed history of Kathleen’s experience, see her LinkedIN profile
https://www.linkedin.com/in/kathy-tierney-b875801