EirGrid plc

Legal basis: S.I. No. 445/2000 - European Communities (Internal Market in Electricity) Regulations 2000, Part 11
Maximum Number of Positions: 10
Gender Balance Numbers: Female (3), Male (6)
Gender Balance Percentage: Female (33%), Male (67%)
Notes: The Chief Executive of EirGrid is an ex officio member. Term of office: 5 years

Name First Appointed Reappointed Expiry Date Position type Basis of appointment
Brendan Touhy 12/11/2020 11/11/2024 Chairperson PAS Process
Eileen Maher 02/06/2017 01/06/2022 Board Member Ministerial Appointment
John Trethowan 02/06/2017 01/06/2022 Board Member Ministerial Appointment
Lynne Crowther 02/06/2017 01/06/2022 Board Member Ministerial Appointment
Mark Foley 25/06/2018 24/06/2025 Board Member Ex Officio
Michael Hand 22/07/2015 22/07/2020 21/07/2025 Board Member Ministerial Reappointment
Shane Brennan 22/12/2016 21/12/2021 Board Member Elected Employee Member
Theresa Donaldson (Dr) 02/06/2017 01/06/2022 Board Member Ministerial Appointment
Tom Coughlan 01/07/2018 30/06/2023 Board Member Ministerial Appointment