Dr. Brian O'Connell

Chief Geophysicist and CEO

Having just returned to Ireland after 20 years around the world in the Oil & Gas Industry, Brian see's a huge future for Geothermal Energy in Ireland and as a result has become one of the founding members of Teirmeach Energy.

Quick description, Physics degree in UL, PhD in Geophysics In NUIG, worked oil & gas industry around the world for 15 years & just completed a MSc in Smurfit, Renewable Energy and Environmental Finance.

Degrees are easy, geoscience is not. Member of the EAGE (European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers), the GAI (Geothermal Association of Ireland) and ETIP-DG (European Technology & Innovation Platform on Deep Geothermal) Group.

“As a Father, Physicist, Geophysicist and Drummer, I see acoustic waves everywhere, it’s time to make them work towards CO2 neutrality.”