Dave Kirwan

Managing Director, Bord Gáis Energy

Dave Kirwan is Managing Director of Bord Gáis Energy. Dave was responsible for leading the Bord Gáis Energy business through the successful sale to Centrica. Prior to the sale, Dave worked in Bord Gáis Eireann for 15 years and was responsible for the launch of its Northern Ireland business, firmus, the development of the Whitegate power station and the acquisition and subsequent merger of the SWS wind business. Prior to joining BGE Dave worked in power generation sector for ESB/ESBI in Ireland, US and Vietnam. Dave holds a BE electronics from UCD and is a Fellow of the Institute of Engineers of Ireland, he also holds an MBA from UCC and a doctorate in business economics (DBA) from UCC.