Retired Chief Executive Officer
Electricity Supply Board
Padraig McManus was appointed chief executive officer of Electricity Supply Board (ESB) in July 2002, and joined the company’s board at the same time.
Prior to his appointment, McManus held various senior posts in the company, including commercial director and managing director of ESB International. He worked for lengthy periods abroad, including Germany, the Middle East, and Africa.
McManus is a fellow of the Institute of Engineers of Ireland and the Institute of Electrical Engineers. He is board member of IBEC’s National Executive, and is trustee of The Conference Board. McManus is also on the Council of the Irish Management Institute and a board member of Business in the Community.