Amanda Cahir-O'Donnell


AMANDA CAHIR-O’DONNELL, B.Ed., M.Ed.Mgmt. (TCD), Chartered Fellow of CIPD, FIITD, PCC (ICF), CPCC, CSA Accredited Coach Supervisor, set up TIO Consulting Ltd. in March 2006, with a passion for developing leaders at all levels in organisations. Amanda and her team have been immensely successful and TIO Consulting now works with many blue-chip organisations, senior leaders and their teams globally. 


Amanda specialises in executive coaching, leadership and team development. She has been awarded “Executive Coach of the Year” twice, in Ireland, by the International Coaching Federation. 


Amanda brings a unique perspective to this book. She became the first Head of Learning and Development in AIB Capital Markets in 2000. In this senior leadership role, Amanda had a unique opportunity to design, implement and evaluate best practice L&D. 


Amanda’s life-long interest in L&D started with a career in Primary Education. She brings energy, enthusiasm, curiosity and an uncanny ability to “get to the heart of the matter” in all aspects of her work. Website: