Low carbon cement company Ecocem has appointed former president of the European Parliament Pat Cox as chair of Ecocem Group.
Pat Cox is the current chair of the Finance Green Ireland Committee, is chairing the inaugural Dublin Climate Dialogues this year, and is also chair of the Gore Street Energy Storage Fund – the first-ever listed fund for grid-scale battery storage by the London Stock Exchange.
His roles as a board member of Supernode, an Irish renewables high tech start-up, and Gresham House Ireland further demonstrate his commitment to the sector and strong personal focus on ESG and impact investment.
‘Housebuilders need to act now to take the lead in addressing embodied carbon in future developments’
Susan McGarry, Managing Director, Ecocem Ireland, writes about how the revised Climate Action Bill has forced a significant rethink on the materials that will go into our future buildings.
The Ecocem Group has made a strategic internal appointment of Susan McGarry as Managing Director of Ecocem Ireland. A chartered engineer, Susan McGarry has worked for Ecocem for nine years in a variety of roles, the most recent of which was European Sustainability Manager.