Our Structure

The Single Electricity Market Committee (SEMC) consists of three Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) and three Utility Regulator (UR) representatives along with an independent and a deputy independent member.

The role of the Chair of the SEMC rotates on an annual basis.  The current Chair is Aoife MacEvilly who took up the Chairmanship in November 2015 and will continue in the post until October 2016.

Committee members

Paul McGowan

Chairperson, Commission for Energy Regulation

Aoife MacEvilly

Commissioner, Commission for Energy Regulation

Garrett Blaney

Commissioner, Commission for Energy Regulation

Odd Hakon Hoelsaeter

Independent member

Professor David Newbery, CBE, FBA

Deputy Independent Member

Bill Emery

Chairman, Utility Regulator

Jenny Pyper

Chief Executive, Utility Regulator

Jon Carlton

Board Member, Utility Regulator