Proudfoot announces Neil O’Brien as Global CEO


We are excited to announce the appointment of Neil O’Brien as Global CEO of Proudfoot, effective today.

Neil succeeds Pamela Hackett, who served Proudfoot and its clients for over 30 years in multiple roles and wish her well as she takes a step back to focus on personal projects.

Neil is a seasoned consulting leader with a rich and varied career. Most recently he was Managing Director UK & Ireland for Natural Resources, Energy & Chemicals at Accenture, where he helped grow the company’s footprint as well as led several global accounts with operations in Europe, Africa, and North & South America. Neil has had significant success across a wide global client base through building high performing collaborative teams and establishing trusted client relationships.

‘We are extending a very warm welcome to Neil and are very excited about him joining the Proudfoot family. With Neil’s drive for excellence, high energy, and thoughtful impact we look forward to a successful journey with him as the company’s leader,’ states Nick Stagg, Chairman of the Management Consulting Group PLC.

‘I am thrilled to join such a prestigious company and feel privileged to have been given the opportunity to be the Proudfoot CEO. I am excited by the possibility to continue Proudfoot’s focus on helping our clients accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable operations,’ says Neil.

Welcome to the team, Neil!

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