Gráinne Madden is the founder of and senior consultant in GMJ Associates. Before founding GMJ Associates she had over 20 years business experience. She worked in various business functions including Sales, Marketing, Quality Management, Market Research, Strategy Development, IT System Specification and Training, Database Management and New Product Development. In these roles she participated in partnerships and negotiations with organisations in Ireland, the UK, Belgium, The Netherlands and Portugal.
She obtained her MBA from the Smurfit Graduate School of Business in Dublin in 2000 in which she specialised in Business Ethics. Her research has been published in the Journal of Business Ethics. As well as working with various client companies and organisations she lectures on corporate responsibility to MBA students. She has served on the board of Daisyhouse Housing Association and is currently chairperson of Transparency International Ireland.