Yvonne Brady

Yvonne Brady

IRELAND
Founder and CEO of EVB Sport
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Yvonne’s vision is to continue to make a difference to women’s lives by bringing EVB Sport to a truly global market.

Europe

Yvonne is the founder and CEO of EVB Sport, an active ware company that provides women with the support they need using patent pending technology that optimises function of deep core muscles.

Yvonne is a chartered engineer having graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1995. She’s an active member of the Biomedical Division of Engineers ireland. Having worked on some of Irelands largest Structural and Environmental public engineering projects, Yvonne launched her support garment company on a prime time TV Show in 2013. Since then, Yvonne has been successful in raising over public and private investment in her company and is now selling into 29 countries worldwide directly via their online store. 

Yvonne has been a recipient of various awards for business and entrepreneurship including Network Ireland Business Woman of the year in 2016, was a European Finalist for the Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards 2014, and Intertrade Ireland’s Regional Winner. EVB Sport has also won business excellence awards from Chamber of Commerce and in 2014, Yvonne appeared on Dragon’s Den, successfully securing investment offers.

Before EVB Sport, Yvonne worked in the public and private sector on civil engineering construction projects. This was followed by the establishment of her own engineering and planning consultancy which is still thriving today. Yvonne is also an advocate for Women in Engineering and as a committee member of Engineers Ireland Biomedical Division she helps promote Engineering in schools and Universities throughout Ireland.