Cillian Lohan is CEO of an internationally active Irish NGO. This organisation was focused primarily on Forestry issues when Cillian was appointed as CEO in 2010 but is currently being rebranded to reflect the expansion of areas of work under Cillian's direction. It is now called Green Economy Foundation.
Cillian is an Environmental Scientist but with a background in business, specifically working as a Business Development Director in the retail sector.
He has operated at board level and served as both chairman and company secretary for a number of companies. He is currently the chairman of the Irish Environmental Network.
He is a member of the EESC since March of 2014, appointed through the Irish Environmental Pillar. He was recently selected as rapporteur for the Circular Economy Package.