Chief Executive of the Health Research Board

Dr. Graham Love

Dr Graham Love is Chief Executive of the Health Research Board, an agency of the Irish Government’s Department of Health. The HRB manages a €100 million investment portfolio spanning clinical, population and health services research. It also manages key health information systems and provides evidence-based policy support to the (Irish) Government’s Department of Health. Previously Graham worked in Science Foundation Ireland, covering a variety of areas including strategy, communications and programmes, where he filled senior roles such as Head of Strategy, Director of Policy and Interim Director General. Before entering the Public Service, Graham was in the private sector for many years working for management consulting firm Accenture. There he worked with international clients such as Microsoft, Vodafone and Norsk Hydro on a range of projects including IT system implementations, strategic reviews and transformational change.
He lives with his family in Dublin.