Dr Dolores Byrne OBE is a Non-Executive Director at Sellafield Ltd and also at Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB). She is a Chartered Engineer and has served as a Vice-President and Trustee of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and is currently Chair of the IET Impact Engineering Fundraising Campaign. Dolores has held senior executive positions in private and public sector engineering and technical services organisations in the defence & aerospace and security sectors. Until 2010 she was Managing Director Innovation at QinetiQ.
Dolores has been a Board member of the Skills Council for Science Engineering & Technology (SEMTA), a Board member of the South East England Development Agency (SEEDA) and chair of their Science Engineering and Industry Committee and a Board member on other public sector bodies.