Tim McCarthy has operated at the highest levels in the business, sports and media worlds.

In the business world he has held top executive positions for over 20 years such as Managing Director – Retail Direct at Ulster Bank Group, CEO of One Direct, General Manager - Sales BUPA Ireland and General Manager of online insurance broker, Hello.ie. and also served on many boards in  the commercial and charity sectors.

In the sports world Tim has both played and coached at international level. He was Captain of Ireland on 58 occasions in his 103 appearances and later coached the Irish Team, thus being one of only a handful of people in Ireland to have both been captain and coach of a national team.

Tim has commentated for RTE on Olympic Basketball at the past four Olympic Games, on GAA matches for the Sunday Game, on golf at major European Tour events, however the highlight of his commentary career is being an on course commentator at the Ryder Cup in the K Club in 2006.

Tim holds an Executive MBA from NUIG , and a Diploma in Training & Development from UCC, and is a Qualified Financial Advisor.

The McCarthy Consultancy was founded to focus on C Suite coaching, Business Consultancy and Communication Coaching

He is married to Ann with 3 children with 8 grandchildren.