Sheilagh has been in search for over twenty years. She began her research career in a boutique search firm specialising in working with American multi-nationals. Later, as Head of Research at Bird & Co, she managed the research department and worked on her own searches before setting up her own research consultancy. Sheilagh joined Cobalt at inception in 2000 initially as a generalist but for the last 7 years focusing on the healthcare sector. Sheilagh works on Chairman/ CEO searches and Management and Market Due Diligence projects.
Sheilagh mixes a love of all things Spanish with the despair of being an Arsenal fan.
Favourite quote: « I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear. » – Rosa Parks