Richard Manton was appointed to the Board of Bus Éireann in April 2019. He is a member of the Board Safety & Accessibility Committee and the Board Culture, People & Customer Committee.
Richard is a senior manager at Engineers Ireland, responsible for policy, public affairs and academic standards. He previously held positions in research and teaching at NUI Galway and was the community representative on Galway City Council’s Transportation Strategic Policy Committee.
Richard is a Chartered Engineer with Engineers Ireland and the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation and he has a PhD in Civil Engineering, specialising in sustainable transport.