Inigo Sabater Eizaguirre


About speaker

Iñigo is of Spanish nationality and has more than 25 years’ experience in the private and public sectors with a special focus on energy and transport.
He currently works for Vestas as Vice President, Head of Global Business Development. This role entails developing and implementing Vestas commercial and industrial strategies globally, leading to expanding the company activity to new markets. He is also responsible for Risk Management in emerging markets.
Iñigo has been Vice President of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) and of the Spanish Wind Industrial Association (AEE). He has been Director of the Master on Renewable Energies of the School for Industrial Organisation (EOI) in Spain.
Before joining Vestas Iñigo worked for the European Commission in Brussels for 11 years. There he assumed responsibilities in programme management, policy development and in international cooperation. Iñigo has managed European Programmes for research and technological development in the fields of transport and energy, including projects such as GALILEO, the Single European Sky, ERTMS, the European Recovery Plan for CCS and Off-Shore Wind, the International Partnership for The Hydrogen Economy, the European Demonstration Programme for Alternative Transport Fuels and others. Iñigo also led the development of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET-Plan), part of the European Energy Policy.

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