The SEMOpx Exchange Committee reviews proposed changes to the SEMOpx Rules and Operating Procedures.

Member NameMember TypeCompany
Michael Kelly (Chair) Member SEMOpx
Nigel Thomson (Vice Chair) Alternate SEMOpx
Ian Mullins Member Bord Gais
Eoghan Cudmore Alternate Bord Gais
Paraic Higgins Member ESB
Paul McGuckin Member Moyle Interconnector
Rowan Tunnicliffe Alternate Mutual Energy
Sean McParland Member Energia
David Morrow Alternate Energia
John Nagle Member RISQ Energy Limited
Tom Mitchell Alternate RISQ Energy Limited
David Hargadon Member EirGrid
Shane Duane Alternate EirGrid
Andrew Burke Member WEI
Caolin Gubbins Alternate WEI
Stacy Feldmann Alternate SSE
Sinead O'Hare Member PPB
Robert McCarthy Member Electricity Exchange
James Gallagher Member Flogas Enterprise
Harry Molloy Member EPUKI
Paul Bell Alternate EPUKI
Stephen McClure / Deirdre Hughes Members SONI/Eirgrid
Peter Grogan Member SSE

Role of the Exchange Committee

The Exchange Committee promotes SEMOpx Rules and Procedures, and ensure they remain current and relevant. They consult with SEMOpx on changes to the Rules and Procedures. The committee meets at least twice each year, with the potential for additional meetings if desired by the committee or SEMOpx.


In order to faciliate market commencement there will be an Initial Exchange Committee. Please see Section E.1 of the SEMOpx Exchange Committee Operating Procedure for further information. Subsequent Exchange Committee Arrangements are contained within Section F and provide for an election process.


  • 2 year expiration
  • Retiring, removal, resignation
  • Expirations will be communicated externally with full details of Elections Process
  • 8 weeks prior to expiration SEMOpx will notify Members
  • Detailed communication provided by Exchange Committee Secretariat