Holly OKeeffe

Country representing

United Kingdom

Languages

English

Education

  • University of Leeds
  • BA Hons Environmental Sustainability

Current organisation

Experian

Current role

Community Engagement Specialist

Skills and Expertise

Community management
Film making
Information technology
Investment
Social entrepreneurship

Areas of interest

Business
Education
Leadership
Media
Sustainable Development

Website & Social Links

I am passionate about

I'm passionate about sustainable development & small ideas with big impact.

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I am fortunate enough to do what i love and have a role leading corporate responsibility for a FTSE 50 company and now manage the Asia Pacific region. I have been doing this for 5 years now, of my biggest achievements - of which are combined efforts of incredible teams - I created a pioneering partnership with the United Nations and Experian which uses Big data for social good, it is being piloted in Latin America. I have lead two cohorts of delegates to One Young World. Seeding the idea for a pioneering partnership with the United Nations to use Experian’s core capabilities of data analytics for social good. After initial contact on social media I created a team to manage this partnership and presented the Director of UN Global Pulse on stage and our concept of Data for Social Good at Experian’s primary telecommunications conference in Rome. This project is now being piloted by the business.  Created and delivered the Green Challenge, an award-winning employee engagement program which had 3,000 employees take part across 12 countries over three months (including employees in Japan, China, India, Malaysia, Korea). Leading communications that were delivered in multiple languages, receiving awarded runner up in the 2013 UK Peer  Won a role as Global Social Responsibility ambassador and a place at the One Young World Johannesburg summit. Managed the global ambassador campaign, liaising with senior leaders and mentoring 10 regional ambassadors over two years to achieve their projects in South Africa, Australia, Argentina, UK, Brazil and the USA. Organised and lead the global fundraising campaign that raised $150,000 for the Red Cross Philippines disaster appeal. Using network to cascade messages and encourage local action across 5 regions.