Meet the team

Susan Hayes

Susan HayesCulleton, Founder and Managing Director

Susan HayesCulleton is an economist, Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), public speaker and business owner. Susan is the co-author of Positive Economics, the market-leading Leaving Cert Economics textbook; she is also the author of The Savvy Woman's Guide to Financial Freedom and The Savvy Guide to Making More Money. Susan is also known as The Positive Economist. Susan teaches several sessions throughout #SavvyTeenAcademy. #STA Students have described her as "an unbelievable role model".

Chloe Walsh, Learning Technologist

Chloe joined the team in 2019 as a Learning Technologist. Chloe's creativity, curiosity and problem-solving prowess lend her the right set of tools for her role in helping to build and facilitate innovative learning programmes for our clients. She also works on the Data & Insights team and has a special talent for visual representation of technical topics. Chloe holds a Bachelor of Arts in English with Film from University College Dublin.

Chloe Walsh
Anna Quinn

Anna Quinn, LX and Marketing Assistant

Anna assists with designing and implementing learning experiences. Anna's sparkling personality, creativity with technology and interest in people enables her to add value to every group across all demographics. Her intrigue with marketing platforms, search for messaging simplicity and understanding of marketing models brings a unique combination to the business table. Anna is currently studying BComm in University College Dublin and is going into her final year with an abundance of real world experience.

Ardle Culleton, Founder

Ardle Culleton is the chairman, director and co-founder of the Hayes Culleton Group. Ardle is a Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) with the Institute of Bankers, a director at Sleepzone Hostels and a shareholder at Gillen Markets. Ardle has thirty years' experience in the financial industry, is an avid stock market investor, faciliated a range of investment clubs across the country and is an expert in the life and pensions industry. He is a member of CFA Society Ireland and holds a Digital Marketing Diploma from Irish Times Training


Alice DaJung, Research and Development Project Manager

Alice joined the team in 2020 as a Research and Development Project Manager. Her management of business relationships, conflict solving, crisis resolution, organization skills, strong attention to detail have make her an integral part of the team.
Alice holds a two bachelor's degrees, one in English Language and Literature, and a second in German Language and Literature. Alice recently graduated from Dublin City University with a masters degree in E-Commerce.

Caroline Maher, Executive  Assistant to Susan HayesCulleton

Caroline is Susan's Executive Assistant and helps to co- ordinate the day-to-day running of HayesCulleton. Caroline skilfully manages the administrative duties and client relations for Susan. As Executive Assistant she ensures the smooth operation and logistical management of both Susan's time and the events that Susan hosts.

Caroline Maher
Maurice Sweeney

Maurice Sweeney, Digital Marketing Assistant

Maurice joined the HayesCulleton team as  Digital Marketing Assistant in October 2017. He hails from Enniscrone in Co. Sligo.  He obtained a degree in Business Studies in Management Practice from IT Sligo as a mature student, after returning from a 10 year career stint in Dublin.