Ubaldo Yañez is Director at Voltiq since 2015. As a Director he has been instrumental in several landmark transactions globally. Examples are the 146 MW fully merchant Laberinto solar project in Chile, the 70 MW Campo Palomas wind project in Uruguay, and the 81 MW Hedet wind farm in Finland. Ubaldo has also been working on numerous propositions in Spain and Portugal, and supervising Voltiq’s assistance to tender processes of clients worldwide, like in Argentina, Mexico and Portugal.
Ubaldo started his career in 2009 at EADS Group (Airbus) working as an Intern in the Facility Maintenance Team. In 2011, he joined Spanish leading oil & gas company CEPSA as Business Analyst at the Exploration & Production division, where he actively participated in corporate valuations, M&A, divestments and asset valuations for nearly 4 years.
Prior to working at CEPSA, Ubaldo graduated in Chemical Engineering at Santiago de Compostela University, complemented with a M.Sc. in Energy and Markets from IFP School in Paris (Institut Français du Pétrole) and an MBA from EOI Business School in Seville, Spain. Ubaldo is fluent in Spanish, English and French.