Full Name
Job Title
Global Director of Climate Change and Alliance
Speaker Bio
Gonzalo Sáenz de Miera holds a Ph.D in Applied Environmental Economics by the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (with a doctoral thesis on water economics) and a Msc in International Political Economy at the University of Warwick (UK).
He is Global Director of Climate Change and Alliances at the Chairman’s Area of Iberdrola, leading the team activities on:
Global advocacy programs and campaigns on climate action;
Analysis and development of climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies;
Iberdrola’s engagement in the UNFCCC process under a wide perspective: COPs, climate summits, NY Climate Week, Talanoa Dialogue, National Determined Contributions;
Global Climate alliances and multi-stakeholder and institutional partnerships.

He is also member of the Birdlife international Advisory Board, Vice-president of the Spanish Green Growth Group, Vice-president of the Spanish Association of Energy Economic, member of the board of Energy Economics, Director of the MBA in Energy Business at Enerclub, and founder of the initiative Dialogues on Energy and Sustainability.

He has published several articles in national and international media on energy and climate change, mitigation and adaptation strategies, energy prospective and climate and energy policies.