David McAuley Founder, Bitpower
David is the founder of Bitpower, a specialist power consultancy based in Dublin, Ireland. He works at the interface between data and energy. His client base includes government agencies, data centre developers, and large energy users. He is an expert in power connections and energy efficiency, having spent a decade working in the energy policy system in Ireland. Prior to that he spent ten years in the high tech pharmaceutical and electronics manufacturing sectors, serving multinational clients. David has direct experience of Irish government and EU energy policy ranging from grid connections to research & development of renewable energy technologies. David studied Mechanical Engineering at DIT, has a Batchelor of Engineering Degree from the University of Ireland (TCD), and is an Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) Certified Energy Manager. David has been a member of Host In Ireland’s advisory council since January 2016.