María Bence Pieres   

With over 19 years in the energy sector, María specialises in tariff review processes, strategic planning, M&A, financial models, due diligence and project evaluation in Argentina and several other countries within Latin-America. She has been an independent consultant for many years. Previously, she worked at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in the global corporate finance area, mainly focused on the public services sector, and Aguas Bonaerenses (former Azurix), advising the company's vice president on various topics such as the development of the valuation model of the company and the models to be presented to the World Bank. María joined SIGLA in July 2011 and is currently Business Development Manager. She has a degree in both Economics and Business Economics from the Universidad Di Tella.

María is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.