Brendan is the Managing Partner of Stratis Consulting.

He is a leading expert in people strategy, employee relations, employment policy, change management and dispute resolution. At Stratis, Brendan and his colleagues support organisations who want to lead improvements in areas of Strategic Employment Relations, People Strategy and Workplace Policy. He brings career experience, knowledge and insight to the full advantage of clients in leading people strategies and supporting senior leaders on sensitive employment and people strategy issues. He has an excellent appreciation of National and European employment policy.

He is Chairman of the Board of Skillnet Ireland, the national business support agency dedicated to workforce development. He is also a member of the Governing Body of the National College of Ireland and serves as a board member of the Workplace Relations Commission. Brendan previously worked with the business organisation Ibec, where he had a successful career as Executive Director of Industrial Relations and Human Resource Services.


He is Strategic Policy Advisor to the ERF and is a member of the Public Affairs Committee of the World Employment Confederation on behalf of the Federation.