Sandra Whelan

Sandra WhelanSandra Whelan is Chief Operations Officer at Immersive VR Education.

She co-founded the company, alongside her husband, David Whelan in 2014.

During that period, Sandra also worked as a Senior Editor and Content Creator for a top ranked virtual reality website, where she developed a strong rapport with key software developers in the industry.

Sandra also has significant experience working with large corporations’ contract management and accounts management. Additionally, Sandra was a judging panel member for the Waterford Local Enterprise Irelands Best Young Entrepreneur Competition in 2017 , where she judged finalists for three National Category Awards; ‘Best Business Idea’, ‘Best Start Up Business’ and ‘Best Established Business’. In March of 2018, Sandra and her team successfully listed VR Education Holdings on the London and Irish Stock Exchange.

Following this, Sandra and her husband were the recipients of The Irish Times Business People of the Month Award for March 2018 and finalists for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2018 under the Emerging Category