"India being India, the tour was hectic and fraught with random hurdles and obstacles which Áine handled with the most angelic patience and supreme competence." Myles O
"Áine's consultancy is an ideal business partner in South India, forging careful collaborations on behalf of like-minded companies. Her reputation for a highly professional project management service is well-earned."
Sarah Bohan, Managing Director Engage Ireland
20 years’ living and working globally
The focus of Áine Edwards Consultancy is to facilitate foreign companies to do successful long-term business with partners based in South India. With over 20 years experience working globally in countries such as Ireland, UK, Germany, Australia, India and Maldives. As a cross-cultural facilitator, Áine utilizes her project management, recruitment, team management, communication and business development background in her work. Academic qualifications include a BSc Computer Applications, Project Management - Prince 2, Development Studies and Neuro Leadership - Brain Based Executive Coaching.
Áine’s diverse clientele include: ADP UK, EMI records, Hilton UK, Regus, The Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill India Tour and The Wright Bus Corporation. Áine speaks excellent German, which was utilized during her academic placement at Deutsche Bank AG.
Although Áine’s clients have been multi-nationals, she has primarily worked for small and medium enterprises who are going through a state of growth and implementing new business processes cross-culturally. Áine specializes in implementing and defining these processes and relationship building between the United Kingdom and Indian offices. Áine has worked between India, Ireland and the United Kingdom as a program manager delivering software projects to client's based in Europe.
The professional services available through Áine Edwards Consultancy & Partners are:
1. Facilitator for businesses/projects focused on countries within my network
2. Consultant for businesses committed to change within their organisation
3. Executive Coach to individuals exploring a change in themselves
4. Public Relations representative for brand communication and marketing
5. Networker building authentic and strong relationships as sales leads
6. Community Service to projects empowering others or supporting the arts
To relax Áine likes to start the day on a yoga mat or in the sea catching waves!.