Vanessa Tierney, the CEO and Co-founder of, a technology platform that empowers skilled people to find their dream career while positively impacting climate change. With a daily 30 second commute and nearly a decade of working outside of a traditional office, she’s the author and co-author of “Your Company with No Walls” while securing a place as an All Ireland Top 100 Female Entrepreneur.

She delivers keynote speeches at Global Tech Summits and HR Events on key topics surrounding the remote revolution, diversity impact, environment, and workplace disruption as we know it. Vanessa is also the voice of The Future of Work, Corporate Sustainability, and Smart Working.

With more than 15 years of experience in International Executive Search, leadership, talent acquisition, and BPO for European and US Fortune 1000 companies, Vanessa understands effective talent sourcing – and how hiring managers can stay ahead of their competitors.

When she’s not waving the Abodoo and SmartWorking flag for change, she loves to spend time with her family.

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Sessions with Vanessa Tierney

11:00 - 11:15

15 mins


How to Succeed at HR after the Remote Working Revolution

Learn how startups and HR teams succeed in the new era of remote work.


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