Executive Board

Role of the Executive Board

The Executive Board is a committee of Council with specific responsibility to govern Engineers Ireland on behalf of Council, in accordance with the Bye-laws. 

To support an effective, efficient and agile approach to the management of the institution’s affairs, Council delegates certain roles and responsibilities to the Executive Board including: 

  • Determining, and then monitoring, policies to be followed by the Director General and the committees of the institution. 
  • Providing direction to the business of the institution with the aim of implementing the Council approved policies, including the strategic plan. 
  • Ensuring framework of controls is in place including a Risk Management Framework and Policy.
  • Ensuring that the institution’s executive management function operates effectively. 

Find out more about the roles and function of the Executive Board in the PDF below.

Executive Board members 2023 - 2024

Past President

John Power



Edmond Harty

Vice President


Laura Burke

Vice President


John Jordan

Chair of Finance Committee


On Council


George McMahon

On Council


John Cunningham

On Council


Orla Lonergan

On Council


Stephen Seymour

On Council


April Mangan

On Council


Laurence Lett

On Council


John Bailey

Not on Council


Michal Dymet

Not on Council


Colm Ennis

Executive Board meeting reports

The Executive Board generally meets eight times a year. 

A summary of matters considered at meetings during the 2021–2022 session is available to members of the Institute. Please log in as a member by clicking the button below to access the reports.