Paddy is the director of strategy for the Energy Institute. Paddy previously worked in the Irish Civil Service, having served as Head of the Department of the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) from 1993-2000. He is also former Hon. President of the Irish Wind Energy Association and heads up Teahon Consultancy. Paddy is directly involved in manging existing and potential strategic partnerships for the institute including widening our European and International dimensions.