A native of Ireland, now based in Montreal, Canada, Siobhán McCann's unique cross-cultural professional experience was cultivated in Europe and Russia, North America, Asia, and the Middle East, in the fields of neuroscience, academia, architecture and design, film, media, the arts, investment banking, management consulting, and a variety of other industries prior to pivoting into leadership development.
A graduate of the UC Berkeley Executive Coaching Institute, and a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach through The Coaches Training Institute, Siobhán is an Associate Certified coach with the International Coach Federation, a Winslow Certified Business Consultant, and an Accredited Passion Mapping Practitioner. She has also trained in Hogan psychometric assessment.
She graduated with Honours in French and Sociology from the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, and pursued graduate studies at the Université de Toulouse, France, and McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Siobhán is currently pursuing ongoing vocal training at the Roy Hart Theatre in France.
As a member of faculty at the Berkeley Executive Coaching Institute for many years, Siobhán facilitated workshops internationally and taught leadership presence and communications at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley and at the School of Business at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
She has worked with senior executives in finance; healthcare; higher education; pharmaceuticals; retail; construction; legal services; advertising and sales; technology; investment banking; consulting; and not-for-profit.
Siobhán guides her students and clients to identify and connect with their core values and defining experiences, to explore possibility, overcome perceived road-blocks and challenges, craft their leadership stories, and embody authentic presence, in order to live and work with purpose and passion. Through a dynamic process she encourages movement from deep insight to action, untethering limiting behaviours from belief systems to elicit truth and clarity. Siobhán believes in the power of one voice to create lasting impact. She is dedicated to helping others find theirs in order to be agents of the change they wish to see in the world.
Siobhán speaks English and French.