Brian Motherway named new chief executive of SEAI

Brian Motherway named new chief executive of SEAI

Dr Brian Motherway has been appointed chief executive officer of the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI). Motherway joined SEAI in 2006 and has recently held the role of chief operations officer. He holds bachelor and master's degrees in chemical engineering and a PhD in Sociology.

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New SEAI chairman Dr Brian Motherway

Dr Brian Motherway has been appointed chief executive officer of the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI). Motherway joined SEAI in 2006 and has recently held the role of chief operations officer. He holds bachelor and master's degrees in chemical engineering and a PhD in sociology.
 
"The Board is delighted that a person of Dr Motherway’s calibre will now lead the organisation through challenging times, something he is ideally equipped to do. Dr Motherway’s appointment opens up an exciting new vista for SEAI," said SEAI chairperson Brendan Halligan.

“Sustainable energy is now a core strategic issue for society and must be tackled with strong policies and actions which recognise the urgency of the challenges we face," Halligan said. "SEAI will continue to lead with innovative thinking and action to support Ireland in creating jobs, enhancing competitiveness and ensuring clean secure energy for all. With Dr Motherway as our new chief executive, I am confident the authority will continue to go from strength to strength.”

Last modified on Friday, 08 February 2013 11:29

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