Shannon O'Brien

Queensland Ride 2018

Shannon is a non executive director, CEO & CFO with over 25 years of board and senior management level experience. At board level he is currently a NED for Cycling QLD and The Apollo Property Group and an advisory member of Doctors on Demand (technology start-up). As an executive he worked for over 25 years experience in leadership and financial roles with the multinational household names; Flight Centre, Shell and KPMG.

Shannon understands as well, through past experience, that developing people and relationships are the key to great results. This has led him to establish his own leadership consultancy to fuel his passion for people and business growth. As a result he is currently the Director and Co-Founder of Leadershift 7, which specialises in executive level business consulting and mentoring.

Shannon first start riding about 15 years ago when he joined a Flight Centre corporate challenge to participate in Melbourne's around the bay. Since then he has been hooked and has participated in numerous events, grand fondo’s and community rides in Australia and overseas. Shannon is passionate about health and wellness, Travel and Cycling. Participating in Chain reaction gives him the chance to combine those passions with doing something truly meaningful – raising money and awareness for kids in need and the Chain reaction charity partners. He is looking forward to challenging himself and his peers to further develop their corporate social responsibilities!

My Team

Charity Partner

Thank you to my donors


Enjoy the ride. love Rachel and Emma


Gary & Anne Johnson

Good luck with your ride.


Barrow Peter

Hope the ride goes well.




Susan Pearse




Iain Tucker


Bonnie Tsui


Rachel O’brien


Jayvant Lakshman

Good luck Shannon! Jay & Scoyy


Rob Mcauliffe


Justin Millard

Best wishes


Amanda O'brien

Best of luck! Proud of you ????


David Tucker


Geoff & Anne Brinckman

Great effort Shannon


Jewels Erskine

Great work Shannon 😁


Mason Cowle

All the best for the NZ ride, Shannon


Dallas Wright

So proud of you. Lots of angels to help you achieve your goals.


David Leigh

Go hard Shannon. Remember you're representing CQ!


Margaret Casey

Well done Shannon. A great cause.


Vanessa Foster