The Team

Roseann Kelly - Chief Executive

Roseann Kelly - Chief Executive

Roseann joined Women in Business NI soon after the organisation was formed in 2002. Over the next 6 years she worked as a voluntary Committee member and a voluntary Director of WIBNI. During this time Roseann held the roles of Vice Chair, Treasurer, Co-ordinator and Company Secretary. Roseann took on the role of Chief Executive in 2008. She is resposnsibile for the development and implementation of The Women in Business NI Ltd Strategic Plan and for all operational activites. 

Roseann is  currently vice Chair of Womens Tec and a non execuitvie director of Diversity Mark NI Ltd. She was a Committee member of the Community Women’s Fund NI, was awarded a Belfast Business Fastest Top 50 award in 2011 for her work at WIBNI and was presented an Award by Minister Arlene Foster for Services to Enterprise. She sat on Minister Farry’s expert panel for the Review of Apprenticeships and on the Panel for the Review of Youth Training  and is nowa member of its Stragegic Review Forum.

Niamh McCarthy - Marketing and Administration

Niamh McCarthy - Marketing and Administration

Niamh manages the day to day administration of the organisation including the events, memberships and the programmes. 

Niamh holds a degree in Textile Design from University of Ulster, Belfast. She also has a an OCN qualification in business developmemt through the Belfast Enterprise Academy. 

Niamh has a particular passion for working with women at the business start-up stage.

Clarke and Co. Accountant

Clarke and Co. Accountant

Clarke and Co. manages all of the accounts at Women in Business. She also works in Clark & Co., a small firm that offers a wide ramge of accountancy services over a number of sectors including private and charity.

Kirsty Nixon - Digital Twenty Four Content Manager

Kirsty Nixon - Digital Twenty Four Content Manager

Kirsty manages the social media content of Women in Business. 

Kirsty has over ten years experience working in Marketing, in various industries ranging from financial services to retail and ecommerce. She possesses an impressive balance od creative, writing and organisational skills, along with the ability to empathise and engage with clients' target customers. She has also regularly mentored SME businesses providing hands on training and support. 

Neil Dalzell - ND Events

Neil Dalzell - ND Events

Neil and the team at ND Events manage all of the events at Women in Business.

ND Events is a fresh and innovative Events and Destination Management agency based in Northern Ireland that thrives on producing incredible events throughout the UK and Ireland. 

Jenny Scullion - Business Development Manager

Jenny Scullion - Business Development Manager

As business development manager, Jenny is responsible for identifying and developing the strategic growth within Women in Business.  Maintaining and growing the network’s membership and optimising revenue streams as well as exploring opportunities for development and key partners.


Jenny studied Management with Business Law and has ten years experience managing a local charity.  She is looking forward to meeting and working with the members and enticing new members to come on board.