Sarah Keane


Sarah Keane – Business Systems Partner at Certification Europe. Sarah has solid business systems experience and the necessary education in quality, sustainability, occupational safety, and environmental management systems. Having worked in Certification Europe since 2015, Sarah commenced in the business as a QEHS Lead Assessor, then moved into the role of Energy Management Team Lead before entering her current position. Most recently, Sarah received her Graduate Certificate in Environmental Sustainability from University College Dublin, having originally graduated in Health and Safety Systems from the National University of Ireland, Galway in 2011. Sarah also holds Lead Auditor and Greenbelt qualifications. In her spare time, Sarah writes management system content for one of Irelands leading online news outlets, offers health and safety lecturing seminars and in 2020, Sarah developed her own online platform “The Sustainability Strategy” which offers free sustainable living and corporate strategy development content.

Author Posts

How to make small business sustainability a priority

Small business sustainability is becoming a priority in the drive towards Ireland becoming net zero – here’s…

What is circular economy and what does it mean for organisations?

The circular economy is not a new phenomenon. Read our breakdown of what the circular economy is…

Cyber security checklist and essential controls for SMEs

Protect your SME with our cyber security checklist, ensuring you implement essential cyber security controls to reduce…

How to create an effective business continuity plan

Creating an effective business continuity plan is crucial for organisations to reduce downtime and minimise costs in…

Pharmaceutical Risk Management – health and safety checklist

Read our guide to pharmaceutical risk management and learn how to reduce health and safety risks to…

Going green – sustainability challenges for businesses and how to overcome them

Discover the sustainability challenges Irish businesses face and read our guide to becoming a sustainable business and…

Reduce energy costs by 25% with BS EN 16001

Certification Europe, based in Dublin, is leading the way across Europe in the adoption of the new energy management standard EN 16001.

European Week for Safety & Health at Work

Safe Maintenance is the focus of this year's European Week for Safety and Health at work. 20% of workplace accidents are maintenance related. There are hundreds of conferences, exhibitions and training sessions being held in 30 countries across Europe this week.