Mr. Juan Carlos Olmedo received his B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, and completed an MBA program from Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez and a Certificate in Management from Darden School of Business, University of Virginia, USA. He has over 30 years of experience in the Chilean and Latin-American energy and infrastructure markets with focus on power markets regulation and operation, generation and transmission projects development, renewable energy and systems flexibility and climate change adaptation. Mr. Olmedo is a former executive at AES Gener S.A. where he held the positions of Business Development Manager and Chief Operating Officer.
He was member of the Board for differnet AES affiliated companies in Chile and Colombia. Mr. Olmedo has been advisor on energy markets regulation and operation for public and private entities in Austria, Peru, República Dominicana, Ghana, Ecuador and Mexico. He is a former President and Board member at the CDEC SIC in Chile, Board member for renewable energy companies, and international consultant for energy markets. Mr. Olmedo is Professor for the Master program on Energy Economics at Universidad Santa Maria, and is currently President of the Board of Directors at Coordinador Electrico Nacional, the Chilean’s Independent Electric System Operator.