Bernadette Phelan

Head of Advisory Services

As Head of Advisory Services, Business in the Community Ireland, Bernadette sits on the Management Team of BITCI, the Irish business network for responsible business. She leads and designs BITCI’s corporate advisory services in responsible and sustainable business, working with over 120 corporate members. Within her role, Bernadette is responsible for the CEO Leaders’ Group on Sustainability which drives innovation, collaboration and standard setting within sustainability for business.

She represents BITCI in a range of forums including the Sustainability Expert Working Group of Chartered Accountants Ireland. She holds a Masters in Science from UCD, a BA (mod) in Economics and Geography from TCD and an Advanced Certificate in Renewable Energy from LIT.

Judge in the Northern Ireland Responsible Company of the Year Award category of the Responsible Business Awards. Find out more at