Clara Carroll
Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else

Clara Carroll

EY Ireland Entrepreneur Of The Year™ Associate Director

Entrepreneurship and marketing leader. Reading, sailing and travel enthusiast.

Clara leads the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ programme in Ireland (EOY). She is responsible for driving the growth of the programme, executing a long term programme strategy, building trusted and valuable relationships with our programme audience, supporting the strategy and execution of a business development strategy and managing and counselling a high performing team.

With over 12 years’ experience in a Marketing & Business environment, Clara has built up strong communication and negotiation skills with a focus on project planning and implementation of strategic firm brand initiatives. She has extensive experience of dealing with a wide range of businesses from SME’s to large corporates, all of this underpinned with excellent client focus and delivery of results.

How is Clara building a better working world

Clara is proud to be part of a programme that passionately believes in promoting entrepreneurship across the island of Ireland and empowering entrepreneurs to grow their businesses in Ireland, Northern Ireland and around the world. The programme not only ensures national and international recognition for successful Finalists and Alumni but also positions EY at the forefront of supporting Irish businesses. By making a significant contribution to Irish entrepreneurs, EOY aligns directly to our purpose of “building a better working world”.