José María is a Consultant with experience in technical and financial issues related to the sustainable development of the power sector, including renewable energy and energy efficiency. During his assignments, he has acquired considerable experience in the policy and economic aspects of the power sector and sustainable energy business, in a variety of environments, working for private utilities and regulatory agencies in over 20 countries.
José María has broad experience in assessing financial performance of companies within the power sector (generation, transmission and distribution), analysis of unbundling and privaisation of vertically integrated utilities. In 2015 he was in charge of the assessment of restructuring alternatives of the electricity utility in Cyprus.
He has participated in several projects related to policy and regulation for the power sector, including renewable energy development, energy strategy, financial modelling and analysis, tariff analysis, feed in tariff calculation, transaction processes, and other financial issues surrounding the carbon business.
José María holds a Masters’ degrees from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICAI) and the Instituto de Estudios Bursátiles (IEB) in Spain.