Carrie Van Nest

Carrie Van Nest

Carrie has extensive and numerous years of experience in coordinating and consulting within the oil/gas, advertising, non-profit, financial services, education and medical industries. Carrie holds a Master of Business Administration with a double major in Sports Management and Finance from the University of Dallas and a Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Marketing from Southeastern Oklahoma State University in the United States. Carrie is also a part qualified accountant with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

What do you like the most about your job?

The day to day variety of my projects and the constant knowledge and learning platform that our company provides with being the most up to date with the latest and greatest methods and processes. Also, the team comradery is first class and one of a kind.


What three people would you like to have dinner with?

Albert Einstein (societal contributions), Arnold Schwarzenegger (king of bodybuilding) and Salvador Dali (favourite artist)


What did you do before joining Pinta?

Avaya – Accounting Analyst; NUIG – Recruiter; Ares Management – Senior Associate in Financial Reporting; CBS Advertising – Co-ordinator; Exxon Mobil – Supply Chain Co-ordinator


What other profession would you like to try for a day?

Astronaut in Space


What are your hobbies?

Bodybuilding, Hiking, Charcoal Drawing, Painting, Reading, Travelling, Walking my 5 Dogs and Barbecuing with Friends and Family.


I’d never leave the house without my . . . . . .

Phone, Lip Balm, Debit Card and Hair Tie.


Something people might not know about me

I lived at the beach in California for many years where skateboarding was my main mode of transportation.


What’s your favourite book / album / movie?

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, Anything John Mayer or Eric Clapton, A Beautiful Mind