As the Head of Global Learning & Development for State Street Global Advisors Sharon leads, develops and implements a global learning and development strategy. In this role she builds institutional and individual capabilities as related to leadership, products, asset classes and investment themes; aligned with State Street Global Advisors distribution channels.
Previously, Sharon was Head of Sales Academy Learning Partners’ for Thomson Reuters; she ensured consistent learning and sales enablement, globally. Sharon also served as SVP for Enterprise Ireland in an international sales role helping Irish Learning Solution’ companies increase revenue, networks and business partnerships.
Most recently, the Learning & Performance Institute (LPI) awarded Sharon, the accolade of "Learning Professional of the Year." In addition, Sharon’s received multiple awards for Onboarding and her State Street Global Advisors' L&D team was shortlisted for the "Learning Team of the Year".
Sharon was also a two-time member of the USFA National gold medal women’s sabre fencing team