Director, 3rd i
Geraldine Lavin is a founding director of 3rd i Ltd. She is a learning and education specialist providing programme design, delivery and evaluation services on business development, innovation, customer experience management and strategy. Through combining a career in third level and working with businesses she merges research-led critical thinking and academic rigor with a solid focus on practical application. She has worked with a range of not-for-profit, public, private and voluntary organisations including Bank of Ireland, DCU Ryan Academy, SOLAS, and CUDA. She has also lectured and completed research projects in a number of third level institutions, including UCD, DCU, Maynooth University, the Institute of Banking, APMI (Hong Kong and Singapore) and CESUGA (Spain). She is currently working with the Small Firms Association to help establish their Skillnet network for SME development and training.