Juan Carlos has over 18 years of experience in Investment Banking in London and Madrid executing transactions in UK, Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Latin America with Enron (Structured Finance Group), Barclays Capital (Energy and Utilities team) and BNP Paribas (Energy and Infrastructure group).
As Managing Director and Head of Energy and Infrastructure for Iberia in BNP Paribas, he led a team of seven people. He was responsible for the asset management of up to Eur 2 billion of an Energy and Infrastructure Portfolio with more than 70 projects. He was also in charge of the day-to-day credit management of the portfolio including restructurings and secondary sales.
In the Energy sector, in addition to transactions in conventional power, gas distribution and gas storage, Juan Carlos was responsible for Origination, Advisory, Financial Structuring, and Asset Management for over 8,000 MW, in many type of renewables (Thermosolar, with/without storage, Photovoltaics, Wind and Hydro).
In the Infrastructure side, Juan Carlos has structured, managed, restructure and/or advise on the debt and equity side, 38 infrastructure transactions with an EV in the Eur 17bn range.
He has a Juris Doctor Degree from Universidad Católica (Quito, Ecuador) and an MBA from IESE Business School (Barcelona, Spain). He is an Ecuadorean and British national.