We are delighted to welcome Emeka Chukwureh to VIOTAS (formerly Electricity Exchange) as Director of International Strategy. Emeka has extensive technical, commercial, and regulatory experience in the energy sector spanning 20 years.
Having worked for ExxonMobil in Nigeria and the US, he moved to Ireland in 2005 to complete a Smurfit MBA before joining SSE Airtricity. There, he played a key role transitioning operations to align with the 2007 introduction of the Single Electricity Market (SEM). At SSE, he heavily influenced the regulatory and policy landscape to facilitate the expansion of SSE and the broader renewable energy industry in Ireland. In 2017, Emeka joined EnelX where he was most recently Director for Energy Markets and Commercial Strategy, Ireland & UK.
Commenting on the appointment, Emeka said, “I have been a long-time admirer of what Paddy and Duncan have achieved. It’s an absolute delight to be joining the fabulous Electricity Exchange team to assist with the exciting international expansion of the business.”
Paddy Finn, CEO, added, “Emeka is very highly regarded across our sector. He has an exemplary track record of leading through transformational change to success and is a key addition to our growing team at our own time of transformational change.”