NTR plc, a leading investor in renewable energy, has announced that Galwaywoman Marie Joyce, from Galway, has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and main board director of the Group. She replaces Neil Parkinson, CFO and formerly CEO of two Group subsidiaries, who is leaving NTR having successfully steered it through a financial restructuring culminating in a share redemption of €100m.§
Currently Group Commercial Director of NTR plc, Marie Joyce joined NTR in 2004 and has held executive roles across the Group including Deputy CFO of NTR, CFO of Wind Capital Group and CFO of NTR’s solar and broadband interests.
Ms Joyce will play a leading role in the Group’s future growth strategy, which is to complement our US based operating wind platform through investment in wind projects throughout Ireland and UK.”
Prior to joining NTR, Ms Joyce was Senior Director of Strategic Planning for Elan Corporation plc, having started her career at Arthur Andersen. She is also currently a Director of the Make a Wish Foundation Ireland.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College Galway, a Masters in Accounting from the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.