Rachel Vida MacLynn
Founder & CEO
Rachel Vida MacLynn – Vida’s Founder and CEO – has dedicated her career to matchmaking since 2006 and sits on the Advisory Committee for the Matchmaking Institute. In 2014 and 2015 she was shortlisted for ‘Best Matchmaker’ in the UK Dating Awards, and in 2015 reached third position in the international iDate Awards, also for ‘Best Matchmaker’. Rachel received the award for Best European Agency in both 2016 and 2017. Qualifying as a business psychologist in 2001, Rachel’s expertise in psychology*, business and matchmaking has led her to speak about these subjects at international conferences. Hailing from Ireland and travelling extensively all her life, Rachel’s calm and intelligent approach is warming to both men and women. Her compassion extends to various charity and voluntary activities. She has run the New York Marathon and reached the summit of Kilimanjaro.
*Registered as a Chartered Psychologist and Associate Fellow with the British Psychological Society.