Fred Barry was appointed to the Uisce Éireann Board in January 2023 having previously been a member of the Ervia Board. He is currently Chairman of the National Transport Authority and a non-executive director of the PM Group.
He was Chief Executive of the National Roads Authority from 2005 to 2015. Prior to that he worked with Jacobs for 25 years, where his management roles included Group Managing Director for the UK and Ireland. He is a Chartered Engineer, also qualified as a barrister, and is a Fellow of Engineers Ireland and of the Irish Academy of Engineering.