Shona McManus is the CEO and owner of Dublin-based Osborne Recruitment Consultancy. McManus began her career as a recruitment consultant, accounting and finance, for SkillsGroup International. She then held a role at Brightwater Selection before becoming branch manager at Grafton Recruitment. From 2007 to 2013, she served as VP and committee member of the National Recruitment Federation. She became managing director of Osborne in 2011 and took over as owner and CEO in 2013. Osborne Recruitment Consultancy has won ‘Agency of the Year (<30 staff)’ and ‘Best in Practice – Office & Secretarial’ at the 2015/2016 National Recruitment Awards.