Sophie Rowan is an Occupational Psychologist with almost 15 years experience working in the field of Career Development and Coaching. For the past six years, she has worked as a partner for Dublin-based business psychologists, Pinpoint. Pinpoint, (
www.pinpoint.ie) is a niche consultancy in Dublin that helps companies choose and develop the best talent, and helps individuals to get the most out of their career. Previous to that she was Head of Career Development at Career Psychology Ltd. London.
Sophie is an active member of both the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) and the British Psychological Society (BPS) and has been involved with press and media affairs on a voluntary basis for both organisations over the past 10 years. Through her involvement with PSI, she helped organise 2 national careers events for undergraduate psychology students and has spoken at a number of Careers Fairs on her area of expertise, Occupational Psychology.
Sophie writes regular careers features for a number of publications and was careers columnist for Prudence magazine for the past 2 years. Whilst working in London, Sophie was the in-house careers expert for icircle.com and wrote regularly for the national press.
Sophie lives in Dublin with her husband Alan.