Rona O'Brien is the National Director of Business Operations for the De Broc School of Business. Rona has many years’ experience at a senior level in higher education at business schools in the UK and abroad. She also has extensive professional involvement in accounting and finance, and has worked commercially as a senior accountant in the retail – Harvey Nichols and entertainment sector – Paramount and Universal.
In particular, Rona is very interested in the student experience with regard to employability, and has been involved in the development of learning and teaching around this subject. She believes student engagement in higher education will serve them well for the rest of their lives, as it is important to work hard as well as participating in voluntary work and student societies.