Mary Dunphy

Teneo Holdings / Board Chair

Mary a Senior Managing Director at Teneo Holdings with responsibility for Teneo Consulting in Europe. A former Global CEO of CoderDojo, she remains on the board of its Foundation which currently operates 1,100+ free of charge technology clubs for kids in 65 countries around the world.

Prior to taking up her role at CoderDojo Mary was a Partner at Accenture working in Senior positions with clients across Ireland, UK, EMEA and Globally. She specialised in the definition, design and delivery of complex, large scale strategic change programmes with clients in the media, electronics, communications, technology, banking and insurance sectors. A Law graduate from Trinity College Dublin, Mary is very active in community and business organisations and an award-winning executive; named as one of Europe's Tech top 30 women, one of Europe's Inspiring 50, listed as a top 100 Woman in STEM worldwide, top 15 worldwide tech face changers, Tatler Woman of Influence, Computer Weekly Rising Star, Irish Tourism Ambassador, Trinity College alumni trailblazer & Honorary Fellow at ICS.

She is a keynote speaker at International Conferences, including; Davos, The Web Summit, SouthxSouthWest,  EU Parliament, Dreamforce, Buckingham Palace & Global Entrepreneurship Conference.  

Her passion for all things theatrical started with her performance of Molly Malone in the John Player Tops of the Town, aged six! She subsequently went into ‘’acting retirement’’ after several enthusiastic but mediocre performances in DUMADS productions during her time in Trinity College! 

Date Appointed 03.12.12