Guadalupe Vargas Giraldo

Guadalupe Vargas Giraldo

Guadalupe is a Business Development Manager of Repsol Wholesale & Gas Trading. She is responsible for the development of gas monetization projects inside the WGT division of Repsol. She has more than 20 years of experience in the company and has spent half of it in the gas and LNG sector. She has held different positions technical and commercial in Exploration, Upstream Business Development and LNG business. She studied Structural Geology at the Universidad Complutense of Madrid, Petrophysics at the  Institut Francais du Petrole, Paris and has an MBA from the Escuela de Organización Industrial (EOI) of Madrid.

Agustín Delgado Martín

Agustín Delgado Martín

Agustín Delgado (Spain, 1972) holds an MSC in Industrial Engineering from the Escuela Superior Industrial (ICAI) of Universidad Pontificia de Comillas in Madrid and a PhD in Industrial Engineering from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED). He has also completed the School of Management Programme designed specifically for Iberdrola by IESE and the Global Leadership Programme at IMD.

A professional with twenty years of experience, he began his career in different companies from the rail and energy sectors. He joined Iberdrola in 2006 as Innovation Director. In 2010 he was appointed Chief Innovation and Sustainability Officer for the Iberdrola Group. He is also responsible for the venture capital program in IBERDROLA (PERSEO), where he coordinates PERSEO´s investment in technology companies related to new sustainable energies and business models.

Former member of the Gamesa board of directors and some other startup companies. He is also member of the World Economic Forum, Global Future Council for Advanced Energy Technlogies.

Gerard Bel

Gerard Bel

Founder of Pylon Network, a company focused on creating business models for the energy market through its digitalisation.
I am highly active and driven by my curiosity to always be looking for new challenges, specialised in developing innovative client based business models which employ emerging technology. Through the digitalisation of the energy market, it is possible to improve customer engagement, improve company performance and at the same time generate exceptional social and environmental impact.
We believe data neutrality to be the key to the energy transition for the empowerment of the end consumer.

Kenna Bravo

Kenna Bravo

Kenna Bravo is an economist with more than fifteen years’ experience in the oil and gas sector. She has worked on financial assessments of gas and oil projects, downstream regulations and has made researches and studies on natural gas and LNG markets. Over the past six years, she worked in the Middle East, as LNG & Gas Market Analyst, at the Gas Exporting Countries Forum headquarters in Doha, Qatar. Kenna is known for her expertise on LNG market fundamentals, value chain, and trade with emphasis on Latin America and the Caribbean markets. Currently, she is the project leader of an online platform to facilitate information and news related to the LNG business for Spanish speaking audience.

Jeremy M. Martin

Jeremy M. Martin

Jeremy M. Martin is Vice President, Energy & Sustainability at the Institute of the Americas, an inter-American public policy think-tank located at the University of California San Diego (UCSD). The Institute of the Americas Energy & Sustainability Program works to foster a deeper understanding of the most critical energy issues facing the Western Hemisphere. Jeremy spends his time delving into the geopolitics of energy and closely following energy industry trends and policy issues across the Americas, and is a frequent commentator and writer on Latin American and energy issues. Jeremy has testified before the US Congress on energy issues in Latin America, teaches a graduate course in Latin American Energy Policy at UCSD and the University of San Diego (USD) and serves on the Board of Advisors for the Inter-American Dialogue’s Energy Advisor newsletter. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the San Diego Diplomacy Council and is a member of the host committee for the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation San Diego Chapter annual Bet on Cures event. Thanks to his upbringing, he is a diehard Red Sox fan, Civil War buff, and news junkie. Jeremy graduated with honors in History from The Citadel in Charleston, SC and a Masters in International Affairs/International Development from the American University in Washington, DC. He has yet to achieve his lifelong dream of being a Stand-Up Comic.

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