Mauro SoaresGREENMAP COO & Vice ChairmanFormer National Director for Renewable Energy (Argentina)
Economist (Universidad del Salvador) and 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 served as National Director of Renewable Energy at the Ministry of Energy and Mining. He had a leadership role in the design and implementation of Argentina’s impactful RE procurement program (known as the RenovAr 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 specialized 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 chairman 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.