Paul is the Chief Executive Officer of Tipperary Energy Agency. He has been with the agency since 2006 and Chief Executive since 2012. Paul has worked on most sustainable energy technologies and was instrumental in founding the SuperHomes deep retrofit programme and a key supporter of the Community Power and Sustainable Tipp initiatives. In 2013, Paul was recognised as the Green Leader at the Green Awards, and in 2016 listed in the Top 20 people to lead Ireland’s response to climate change. Paul has engaged heavily with policy formation, presenting to the Citizens Assembly and 6 times to 3 different Oireachtas Committees. Paul is a Chartered Engineer, holds a 1st class honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from UCD, three L6 Special purpose certificates in sustainable energy and an MSc in Energy from Heriot-Watt in Edinburgh.