Carlos has worked in the energy sector for more than 15 years. As Director of Floating Wind at EDP Renewables (EDPR) based in Madrid, he was responsible for overseeing the development of the WindFloat Atlantic project, a 25 megawatt floating wind project off the coast of Portugal. This innovative project was the first floating wind project to secure a project financing structure and successfully achieved FID in 2017.
Before joining EDPR, Carlos worked for eight years at McKinsey & Company in the energy practice leading projects in a variety of areas including growth strategy, procurement, operational excellence, M&A, IPO, and others.
Prior to founding BlueFloat Energy, he was General Manager, Europe and Asia at Prosegur.
Carlos is an Adjunct Professor of Strategy at IE Business School in Madrid. He holds an MBA from Insead and a MSc. in Civil Engineering from ENPC (Paris) and UPM (Madrid).