Shaping the Future with Data and Community

Fustina Donaghy

On this episode of Code Bytes, Stephen is joined by Fustina Donaghy, a Senior Technology Executive & Data Strategist with extensive leadership experience. 

In this episode, Fustina shares the invaluable lessons learned from a career that spans major industry players to innovative startups. She opens up about her enduring love for data, the importance of building a robust professional network, and the crucial role of creating a psychologically safe workspace for innovation to thrive.

Fustina’s story is a testament to the transformative power of adaptability, resilience in the face of challenges such as navigating bankruptcy, and the strategic decisions that guide a successful return to her roots in Northern Ireland.

The pair underscore the importance of mentorship, not only in Fustina’s career development but also as a vital component of her leadership philosophy, ensuring that those she leads have access to guidance and support.


About Code Bytes

Code Bytes, hosted by Stephen Turkington, Co-Founder of Search 5.0, is your go-to source for exclusive insights into excelling in the software engineering space.

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