Brendan Sheehan, Chair, FCCA NSW & ACT
Brendan Sheehan is the Managing Director of White Squires, a professional services firm that helps Finance and IT leaders to transform their departments into high performing business units that can partner effectively with the rest of the business. He has almost 20 years' experience working with business leaders in many industries in Ireland and Australia, with clients such as Colliers International, Hudson Global Resources, TNT and Sanofi Aventis.
Brendan has been an active member of ACCA for a number of years, helping the association whenever possible. He presented to Sydney members in November 2008 on business performance management and Sydney and Melbourne members on leadership in September 2009. In October 2009 he participated in a member forum organised to get a better understanding of member requirements with a view to improving member engagement nationally. In 2010, he helped ACCA to organise speakers and topics for their CPD calendar and has set up an ACCA Australia & New Zealand members group on LinkedIn to promote discussion among the member base.
He was first elected to the panel in April 2010 and has been working with the association to engage members nationally and to promote the ACCA brand in the corporate sector.