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Mauro Soares


Co-founder & COO

Mauro holds an economics degree (Universidad del Salvador) and an MSc. in Business (Stanford University). He has an extensive professional career in the energy sector in the areas of renewable generation, power generation, conventional and non-conventional oil and gas upstream, and LNG. In 2016, after a long career in Tecpetrol where he served in different management roles, Mauro was named National Director of Renewable Energy at Argentina’s Ministry of Energy and Mining. He had a leadership role in the design and implementation of the RenovAr Program, Argentina’s impactful renewable energy procurement program, the design and negotiation of the World Bank Guarantee for RenovAr, and the design of the regulation for the promotion of the C&I renewable electricity market. In 2018, Mauro founded EOS Energía, a consulting firm specializing in renewable energy and electricity markets based in Buenos Aires. In 2019, he co-founded Conecto Energía, Argentina’s first digital marketplace for renewable and conventional energy. He teaches at post-graduate renewable energy programs at UCES and UTN universities in Buenos Aires. He has been chair of the Wind Committee and a member of the Board of Directors of the Argentina Renewable Energy Chamber. Mauro is a member of the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt’s Responsible Leaders Network.