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Kevin Empey

WorkMatters Consulting
People & Leadership Consultant & Coach | Future of Work | Organizational Agility & AgileHR
Kevin is an expert and international speaker on organizational agility and the future of work. He is the founder of WorkMatters, an international consulting and training firm focused on supporting business leaders, HR leaders and their employees in the changing world of work.

With a background originally in technology and business development, Kevin has founded and led several start-up companies and was a Partner and Director in Willis Towers Watson where he led the firms HR and Talent consulting business in Ireland from 2002 to 2017. He also established the firm’s ‘Future of Work’ offering in Ireland.

As well as providing consulting support to organizations in Ireland and internationally, Kevin is a qualified executive coach, AgileHR instructor, Agile Leadership facilitator, author and he is a faculty member in leadership and HR for several executive education institutions. His award-winning research work focused on organizational and individual agility. He is the Programme Director of the Senior Executive Programme at the Irish Management Institute and is also an associate faculty member on several of their leadership development and strategic HR programmes.
Kevin has won several national and international awards for his work in the areas of employment policy, social entrepreneurship and future of work research.