Brian Ó Gallachóir

Director, MaREI

Brian Ó Gallachóir is Director at UCC’s MaREI Centre, an energy and marine-based research, development and innovation hub based in Ireland. Brian is elected Chair of the Executive Committee for IEA’s Technology Collaboration Programme on energy systems modelling (IEA-ETSAP). His research focus is on building and using integrated energy systems models to inform energy and climate change mitigation policy. He is a member of Ireland’s Gas Innovation Group and the Steering Group of Energy Cork, an industry driven cluster pursuing coordinated actions to strengthen enterprise and employment within the energy sector in the Cork region.