Head of Business Development, Brookfield Renewable
Ciarán O’Brien is the Head of Business Development for Brookfield Renewable U.K. and Ireland, responsible for the commercial development of Brookfield’s 440-megawatt onshore wind portfolio and its development pipeline of renewable generation sites.
Ciarán joined Brookfield in 2014, following the acquisition of the Bord Gaís Energy’s Irish renewable business, as Regulatory and Trading Manager, a role that included responsibility for interconnector trading, risk management and analytics.
Prior to joining Brookfield Renewable, Ciarán worked in a number of roles for Bord Gáis Energy, a gas and electricity utility in Ireland.
Ciarán holds a B. Eng. (Electrical) degree from University College Cork and an M. Sc. (Energy Management) from Dublin Institute of Technology.
Ciarán is a Director of the Electricity Association of Ireland.