Business Development Associate

Clodagh Swords

Clodagh Swords is the Business Development Associate for Common Purpose on a part-time basis. She is helping to bring in new business and assists in facilitating Common Purpose leadership programmes.

She has worked in Business Development and sales for over 15 years. She has raised over 4 million for various charities in Ireland.   She is also a creative entrepreneur, advanced public speaker & singer with over 12 years’ experience in facilitation and communications. Founded and developed her own business Simply Sing in January 2018.

She is a graduate of Trinity College Dublin in Drama and Theatre Studies and possesses an MA in Applied Drama/ Voice & Facilitation. She has been delivering workshops specialising in creativity and/or leadership development since 2006. She has a professional diploma in PR/ Marketing & Management.  She is a qualified ‘Train the Trainer’ facilitator. She is also professionally trained in developing confidence in people’s singing or speaking voice.