Brendan Joy

Brendan is a Social Impact Researcher at Rethink Ireland.

Brendan studied for his undergraduate degree at NUIG, and received his MSc in Public Policy and Human Development from the United Nations University – MERIT, where he specialised in Social Entrepreneurship & Public Policy. In the summer of 2020, he won a place on Social Entrepreneurs Ireland ‘Ideas Academy’ and most recently completed a research internship with Drinkaware.

In his free time, Brendan enjoys running up mountains, cooking, and writing. He has a keen interest in the biodiversity crisis, short stories and exploring new places.