Since the beginning of 2017, Alfonso Blanco Bonilla has held the position of Executive Secretary of the Latin American Energy Organization, elected by the Meeting of Energy Ministers of Latin America and the Caribbean for the period 2017-2020. He holds a degree in Industrial Mechanical Engineering from the University of the Republic of Uruguay, a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the ORT University and a Diploma in Economics from UdelaR. He has a broad background as an Energy specialist in Latin America with an emphasis on regulatory issues, energy policy, project formulation and evaluation, business development and financing models. Prior to his current position at OLADE, he was a consultant for the World Bank, IDB, CAF and the United Nations and held senior positions within the Uruguayan government, leading various components of Uruguay’s energy transformation that began in 2005. He has participated in the formulation, evaluation, execution, start-up, and management of programs and projects for the public and private sectors and in direct liaison with international organizations.
The Institute of the Americas is a non-profit policy center at UCSD that hosts professional workshops and conferences on critical issues in the Americas
Join us in #Bogotá on October 29-30 for our "#Colombia #OilandGas Roundtable & Private Sessions"
Agradezco la hospitalidad de @rmorenosd Director de Nuevos Negocios de @SempraEnergy para intercambiar puntos de vista del sector energético con el Vicepresidente @jermartinioa del @iamericas y @ceciaguillon directora de la iniciativa de transición energética del @IOA_Energy
Had the honor of being invited to share my perspectives on sustainable energy with a group of grad students of @GPS_UCSD at the @iamericas3
Thanks very much to @jermartinioa Vicepresident on energy and sustainability at the @iamericas for inviting me to @GPS_UCSD in my role as non-resident fellow @IOA_Energy to share my experiences and exchange some thoughts about energy policy in Latin America and the Caribbean4
New #webinar: "#Argentina’s #YPF and the #EnergyTransition"
Join us on November 6th at 10 am (San Diego time) for a discussion with Dr. Elena Morettini, Geoscience Advisor & B20 Energy Officer at YPF @YPFoficial https://bit.ly/2pAbdh5