Lynn McLaughlin, Fortius

Lynn McLaughlin, BA(Hons) MSc CIPD MMII is Managing Partner at Fortius HR and has accrued considerable experience over the past 19 years in human resources and industrial relations at senior level having worked in many sectors including manufacturing, hospitality, retail, healthcare, IT, tourism, education, engineering, food and drink, financial services, construction and marine services.

Prior to this she worked with Ibec for eight years, including a year as acting regional director in the North West. The role involved providing a professional industrial relations and human resource consultancy service to over 120 companies in various sectors and industries. The companies included both unionised and non-union companies, SME’s and multinationals and public and private organisations.

Lynn has also worked in Germany and Spain with the Anglo American Corporation and in Japan teaching.

She is listed as a human resources mentor with Enterprise Ireland and Donegal Local Enterprise Office. Lynn has studied employment law with the National College of Ireland, is a certified trainer, a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (CIPD) and a certified workplace mediation practitioner with the Mediation Institute of Ireland (MII).