Director of Environmental Sustainability, Environmental Protection Agency
Eimear Cotter has recently been appointed as Director of the EPA’s Office of Environmental Sustainability. Eimear has a wide range of experience in environmental protection, climate change, sustainable energy and sustainability. She was previously head of Low Carbon Technologies in the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) where she led the organisation’s policy advisory and research functions. Previous to this, Eimear was with the EPA for over eight years in the Office of Environmental Sustainability. Eimear holds a BA from Trinity College Dublin, a PhD from Oxford University and an MBA from UCD’s Smurfit Business School.