Moira Creedon

Moira Creedon

IRELAND
Head Financial Coach
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Moira is the Owner and Director of Artemis Consulting Ltd.

Europe

Moira is a consultant and lecturer in Financial Management working with entrepreneurs  worldwide to help build and implement robust sustainable strategies for their businesses and create value by making the right decisions.

Moira is a senior member of the finance faculty of many business schools and universities including the Irish Management Institute, Social Enterprise Ireland Academy, Management Centre Europe, Brussels. Dublin City University, Ryanacademy, University College Cork, Maynooth University, Ericsson Global Academy, CEDEP and INSEAD in Fontainebleau.

Moira has recently delivered workshops on financial management for high growth start ups in the US, China, Iran, Egypt, Mexico, France, Dubai, South Africa, India, Sweden, Saudi Arabia, Mozambique, Brazil, Singapore and the UK as well as Ireland.

Moira works extensively with high growth SMEs, coaching the CEOs and founders in sectors such as Robotics, education technologies, IOT (Internet of Things) Traveltech, Fintech, Materials engineering, Medtech, pharma and bio pharma, food, Engineering Consulting, Construction supplies and services and multiple other sectors. The core focus is to ensure that the growth path is viable and delivers on the agreed targets.

Moira is currently CFO of 2 high growth tech companies one in an Artificial Intelligenca application for Talent Management and the other a Medtech company leveraging technology to address major global diseases in collaboration with MNCs including Novartis and Medtronic.

Moira was previously a Programme Director managing countrywide Private Sector Development projects for the World Bank and other donors in emerging markets in Africa, Latin America, South East Asia and Eastern Europe. These projects included creating nationwide funding, mentoring and support structures for local entpreneurs to help gain the appropriate skills and resources to create sustainable businesses and long term jobs.

Previously Moira managed an International Mergers and Acquisitions team for Dresdner Kleinwort Benson in London, providing valuation and merger advice to engineering, aviation and automotive clients in the US, Latin America and South East Asia, building on experience as senior financial analyst in General Motors advising on major investment decisions such as the initial manufacturing facilities in China, Indonesia and expansion into Latin America.

Moira also teaches kayaking and rock climbing and is a Board Member of The Adventure Project, a social enterprise in Ireland whose mission is to provide the opportunity for people from marginalized communities to benefit from world class outdoor education and training, develop their personal skills and experience the joy of the wilderness.

Moira holds an MBA from IESE Barcelona, after an undergraduate honours degree in Mathematics. And a postgraduate degree in finance and valuation She directed the IMI Postgraduate Diploma in Business Finance for many years. She lectures and teaches in Spanish, French and German as well as English.