About Us

Evolve was founded by Claire Leonard, a professional, experienced and dynamic HR Director, with over 20 years senior management experience in HR Leadership, Business Transformation, Organisational Design and Operations.  A trusted partner and advisor to CEO’s and Senior Leadership Teams with a strong track record in implementing progressive and effective people strategies and complex change programmes. 

Claire has sat on a number of executive boards as both HR Director and Operations Director in large indigenous Irish companies such as Superquinn and Musgrave.  Claire is a qualified Executive Coach who has a passion for helping organisations and leaders to evolve and grow.

As a trusted partner, Evolve brings authenticity, integrity, impartiality, professionalism, and passion to our work and your organisation.

Our Clients

Evolve works across a variety of industry sectors supporting CEO’s and Senior Leadership Teams.





Construction & Engineering

Our Passion

We are passionate about evolving an Organisation’s “Brand Story” to transform organisational behaviour. Understanding the need to align your people to the vision of your organisation is key to our Business Transformation approach.

Evolve works passionately with our clients to understand and solve their big strategic challenges. We show our commitment and talent through actions rather than words and we aim to over-deliver for our clients every time.

Our Approach

Our approach is to collaborate with organisations, to develop agile and adaptive people strategies and organisational structures capable of withstanding economic and environmental impact. We believe in the value of strong communication at all levels of an organisation and leverage communication and trust to establish and build relationships with our clients.

Key to our principles, is to help our clients to address cultural misalignment that can negatively impact operational performance and to facilitate Executive Teams in developing their business strategy enabled by solid and future proofed people strategies.

As an advocate for Employee Engagement and Diversity, we believe that the success of a business is determined by the diversity of its people, their vision & culture. Evolve works with leadership teams to create robust Organisational Design and effective People Management Strategies that unite workforces towards a common goal and drive profitability. 

We believe in the value of strong communication throughout an organisation or business and leverage communication & trust to establish and build relationships at all levels, within an Organisation or Business.

We take a hands-on approach to work with our Clients to empower and develop all employees through customised Executive Coaching and leadership development programmes.

Our Values:


We are confidential and professional in everything we do.


We do what is right.


We believe in learning, evolving and always improving.


We respect our clients and believe in working in collaboration.


We focus on what matters most.