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Ashley Shak

Management & Operations


Ashley is the Innovation and Projects Lead for Smart Docklands, where she is in charge of their corporate engagement programme. She is interested in facilitating a reciprocal relationship between the companies operating in the Docklands and the community who have been living there for generations.

She is originally from the San Francisco Bay Area and is now based in Dublin. She received her BA from Northeastern University in 2018 and completed her MSc in Development Practice at Trinity College Dublin in 2020. Her dissertation examined the possibility of ushering in a new era of CSR, where sustainability is integrated into core business strategy and in the products and services companies offer their customers.

Ashley previously worked with the United Nations Global Compact in Pretoria, South Africa.


Management & Operations Trinity College Dublin TCD