Rafael Mateo Alcalá
Member of the Strategy and Engineering Committee; CEO Acciona Energía S.A.U.
Rafael Mateo studied Industrial Engineering at the School of Industrial Engineering of the University of Zaragoza, Spain, gaining a degree with distinction in 1982. In 1987, he went on to additionally complete a General Management Programme at the IESE Business School and, in 1995, a Management Programme at the INSEAD Business School. He began his professional career in 1982 at the Spanish utility company Endesa, holding numerous management positions until his departure in 2009. Among these was the role of Managing Director of endesa Chile, which he assumed in 2005, and that of CEO of endesa latinoamerica S.A, which he assumed subsequently and held until 2009. In 2010, he joined the Acciona Group. He began his career with the company as Managing Director of Acciona Energía and, in 2013, was appointed CEO of the Acciona Group, a position he still holds today.
Mr Mateo is a member of the Supervisory Board’s Strategy and Engineering Committee. He is also Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Acciona Energía International, Spain, and a member of several administrative bodies of other Acciona Group subsidiaries.