Yvonne O’Reilly M.Ed, Adjunct Professor of Management

Yvonne O'ReillyYvonne O’Reilly, Adjunct Professor of Management at SHU since 2021 teaches the MBA course “Communication Essentials for Better Business and Better Lives.” She is a Master Certified Coach (MCC) and expert Systemic Team Coach.

Yvonne is founder and Managing Partner of Avanteam Consult. She specialises in executive leadership development and systemic team coaching. Her work with leaders and teams focuses on expanding awareness of system needs, strengthening relationships and creating networks of collaboration to generate transformational change.

Yvonne supports innovative change and enables mindset shifts in leaders and teams in a wide range of business sectors. She believes in the power of inclusive conversations where people feel seen and heard and everyone has the opportunity to contribute to growth.

Prior to founding Avanteam Consult, Yvonne held executive HR leadership roles in multi-national companies in financial the services sector and the automotive industry.


  • ICF Master Certified Coach (MCC), Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC), Organizational and Relationship Systems Coach (ORSCC), Process Communication Management Coach (PCMC) and Certified Conversational Intelligence Coach (CIQ), Certified Team Performance Coach
  • Faculty member of the Centre for Right Relationship (CRR Global) (2013 to 2018), teaching advanced systemic coaching to coaches, consultants and change management specialists
  • Internationally Licensed facilitator for leading team diagnostic tools (LCP, TCI and TMSDI)
  • Master’s degree in Education, Trinity College Dublin
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (FCIPD)

LinkedIn page : https://www.linkedin.com/in/yvonneoreilly/