CEO at Great Place to Work
John Ryan is the current CEO of Great Place to Work. He is a business graduate of Dublin City University. Initially he started his career as a broadcast journalist, before going on to establish his own training and development company focused on delivering behavioural courses across a range of disciplines including strategic decision making and negotiation skills. He is an international trainer and speaker focusing on workplace success, culture, trust and wellbeing. A regular media contributor John is also a director of Mermaid Arts theatre in his home town of Bray County Wicklow.
John joined Great Place to Work Ireland as CEO in January 2011 and has recently started a new organization called Healthy Place to Work in the health and wellness domain, which is developing a global standard for healthy workplaces focusing on a salutogenic model.