Álvaro L.

Energy Strategy & Transformation | Management Consulting | Policy & Market Analysis

Spain
EN, ES, FR

Expert in energy strategy, policy, regulation, economics and markets, focused on the opportunities and challenges of the energy transition (a USD 25+ trillion business to 2050). Private sector, consul...see more

  • Energy & Utilities
  • Professional Services

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Lecturer on Global Energy Governance; Master's Degree in International Affairs

Universidad Pontificia Comillas
3 years
Current position
Apr 2019 - Present
<<Side role>> Teaching several hours on Global Energy Governance, within the 'International Geo-strategy: Geopolitics and Geo-economics' module. Covering, among others, main internation...see more

Senior Manager, Management Consulting, Energy Strategy & Transformation

KPMG España
4 years
Current position
Sep 2018 - Present
-Focus: business opportunities and challenges from the energy transition -Clients: international utilities, investors, IPPs, professional service providers, and public agencies, among ...see more

Member of the Board of Directors

Spanish Association for Energy Economics (Asociación Española para la Economía Energética - AEEE)
5 years
Current position
Jan 2018 - Present
<<Side role>> Monthly follow up of strategic, financial and operational topics. AEEE is Spain’s pre-eminent association of energy sector stakeholders, and also the Spanish affiliate of...see more

International Consultant/Advisor on Energy Policy, Strategy, Markets and Economics

Independent Professional
9 months
Dec 2017 - Sep 2018
Working on several (confidential) projects in the areas of: -Corporate strategy for large utilities in the context of the energy transition. Analysis of M&A deals, positioning in new m...see more

Policy & Market Analyst (Programme Officer P3 level) - Policy, Finance and Knowledge Division

IRENA
4 years
Aug 2013 - Nov 2017
RESPONSIBILITIES: -Analysis and modeling of energy markets and policies and their macroeconomic implications. -Liaising with governments, UN, World Bank, development banks and experts ...see more

Visiting PhD Student on Sustainable Energy Policy

MIT
4 months
Jun 2012 - Oct 2012
MIT Center for Energy and Environmental Policy Research. Globally renowned group of leading experts focused on the economics of climate change and energy policy.

Head of the Young Professionals Section

Spanish Association for Energy Economics (Asociación Española para la Economía Energética - AEEE)
2 years
Feb 2012 - Aug 2013
<<Side role during my period in Madrid>> Responsible for establishing and subsequently leading the youth branch of Spain’s pre-eminent association of energy sector stakeholders, which ...see more

Co-Founder, CEO and Energy Director

EarthBeatz S.L.
2 years
Sep 2009 - Oct 2011
<<Side role during my period in Madrid>> Company established to promote events focused on raising public awareness of sustainability concepts and policy.

Ph.D. Researcher, External Strategic Advisor for BP, and Team Co-ordinator

BP Chair on Energy and Sustainability
4 years
Aug 2009 - Aug 2013
While doing my PhD, I shared the key insights from my Ph.D. with BP (its financer), drawing implications for their long-term strategy during periodic meetings. In addition, I participat...see more

Member of the Board

Energía Sin Fronteras - EsF (Energy Without Borders)
5 years
Apr 2008 - Aug 2013
<<Side role during my period in Madrid>> -NGO aiming to provide energy and water access to rural communities in developing countries. -Attended monthly Board meetings to discuss key str...see more

Consultant on Energy Investment, Strategy & Regulation for Endesa

Instituto de Investigación Tecnológica (IIT). Universidad Pontificia Comillas
3 years
Feb 2007 - Aug 2009
-Advised Endesa, a leading Spanish incumbent electric utility, on investment decisions regarding power generation assets. -Projected Endesa’s financial statements using a game-theoreti...see more

Trainee

AIRBUS Central Entity
6 months
Aug 2006 - Feb 2007
-Helping to develop the quality rules that Airbus's suppliers must comply with when supplying equipment, systems and structural materials for the airplanes. -Organisation of courses, me...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Energy & Utilities
  • Professional Services

Expertise

  • Market Research
  • Business Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Project Management
  • Management
  • Sustainability
  • Analytics
  • Modeling
  • International Development
  • Energy Policy