Amy McKeown’s Biography
Amy is an award-winning Mental Health, Health & Wellbeing and Women’s Health consultant with more than 20 years of unparalleled experience. She coaches organisations of all sizes, putting into place evidence based, measurable and sustainable strategies which are as innovative as they are effective. She has created and implemented strategies in organisations of all sizes from big 4 accountancy firms (she wrote and implemented EY’s UK health, mental health and wellbeing strategy) and global strategies for FTSE 100s, to SMEs and start-ups. She was also a Non-Executive Director of Mental Health First Aid England.
Alongside ‘Amy McKeown’, her thriving B2B consultancy, Amy launched ‘Business of Being a Woman’ (BBW) in February 2021. BBW was the first digital conference combining Women’s Health, Mental Health and Business,
and received outstanding praise; “it was life changing”. Attended by professional women from all walks of life, Amy is planning the next edition by demand which will cover topics of menstruality, motherhood, business
leadership, health and mental health.
Amy is also an activist for women’s rights. After suffering a devasting miscarriage then being made redundant, she is currently campaigning to change the Equality Act 2010. Her campaign is backed Maternity Action and Pregnant than Screwed and aims to change the law to protect women in work during pregnancy.
A pioneer for Women’s Health, Amy is increasingly helping organisations to implement programmes
specifically designed to help female employees. This can be done either through wider Health & Mental Health strategies, or as a standalone body of work.
Amy is also a respected thought leader. Her original content sparks much discussion and progressive debates with her peers. Always ahead of the curve, Amy is frequently invited to speak at events providing her insightful, straight-to-the-point opinions on different topics – including how the industry needs to evolve.