Orla Castanien brings a strengths-based and strategic approach to leadership development from her work at Karlin Sloan & Company and Perspectives Coaching. She passionately believes that individuals who understand their strengths, and manage their energy to maximize those strengths, become highly effective leaders who contribute maximum value through increased fulfillment,engagement, productivity, and innovation. Realise2 is among her strength assessment certifications.
Orla has held senior positions in finance, corporate planning, and non-profit dministration. She has held positions with Deloitte Ireland, Tesco UK, and Rotary International. She has also brought her experience to small business leaders and worked with governmental trade organizations to develop marketing initiatives for Irish businesses in the U.S.
Orla has degrees from National University of Ireland, Galway and National University of Ireland-Dublin.