Emma Cahalane is the Chief of Staff at the Australian start-up company Pyn, which is the world’s first employee-centric communication tool. A UCC BComm graduate, Emma was also an active member of UCC’s most prestigious society, the Commerce Society, where she was the Auditor and Finance & Sponsorship Officer. After graduating, Emma moved to New York City as part of the Mountbatten Internship Program, where she studied in the renowned Columbia University, as well as working in the HR department in Citibank. Emma has spent over 12 years working in numerous major technology companies; including Google where she worked in Sales & People Operations, in both Ireland and Australia, for over 8 years. Most recently, Emma was the General Manager of Sonder Inc. where her role was to launch and run the business across the US Pacific NorthWest.