‘Never accept the status quo, challenge every assumption’

Each week, we profile one of Ireland’s foremost corporate leaders, tracing their career to date and exploring the lessons they have learned along the way. This week, we meet David Hourihane of SDCL

1st May, 2016
David Hourihane, managing director of SDCL Ireland Picture: Fergal Phillips

David Hourihane is managing director of SDCL Ireland, the investment adviser to the €75 million Ireland Energy Efficiency Fund (IEEF) and a partner of Sustainable Development Capital LLP, the London-based global energy efficiency and sustainable investment fund manager.

Hourihane set up SDCL’s Irish office in 2013 and launched the IEEF in 2014 with funds invested by both government and private sources, such as Glen Dimplex and London and Regional Properties.

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