Heather
Sheppard

Communication

Heather is a proven project manager with extensive experience in event management in an international arena. Her academic background already set her on a multi-cultural path, having completed studies in International Management at UMIST (Manchester, UK) and Université Jean Moulin – Lyon 3 (Lyon, France). As a mother tongue English speaker, Heather also speaks and writes French fluently.

Since working as a Change Manager with Barclays Bank PLC in the UK and France, she held positions of increasing levels of responsibility over a seven year period with the FDI World Dental Federation, culminating in managing the FDI Annual World Dental Congress. Following this Heather worked in the Project Management Team at the head-quarters of the largest global Professional Congress Organiser (PCO) – MCI - starting as a Project Manger and developing to Senior Account Manager over five years. Her projects over the years have been delivered in diverse countries, covering Europe, Asia, Latin America, North America and Australasia.