Executive Team

Mr. Recaredo Del Potro (President)

Recaredo del Potro’s professional career consists of a series of senior management roles in companies active in the management of natural energy resources. Highlights include his work as the President of AURENSA (a company dedicated to the preparation of studies on natural resources), Member of the Board at Potasas de Suiza and ENIEPSA (National Corporation for Petroleum Research and Exploitation), Head of Exploration at ENUSA (National Uranium Corporation) and Director of Operations at REPSOL. He began his career as a geologist and geophysicist with CHEVRON, and his professional path led to the presidency of the Project Management Office in charge of designing and managing the first underground natural-gas storage facility in the Mediterranean (the Castor Project), involving over €1.4bn in investment.

Recaredo del Potro has a degree in Mine Engineering and a Master of Science from Imperial College’s Royal School of Mines, London. He speaks English and Spanish.

FRANCESC HERVERA (CEO)

Francesc Hervera boasts over 20 years of experience in the electricity sector and has spent more than 10 years working in fields related to energy, management and business development.

Mr. Hervera has held senior management roles at industrial corporations such as Salicru SA (Member of the Board of Directors and CDBO), Schneider Electric (Director, BU PLC) and Siemens (Project Manager, CHP PLC). His professional career has encompassed the development of internationalization policies and new businesses, the preparation of strategic agreements, opening up new markets and introducing new technologies.

Mr. Hervera has a degree in Industrial Engineering and a Master’s degree in Commercial Management and Industrial Marketing. He speaks English, French and Spanish.

RAIMON ARNAU (CPO)

Raimon Arnau’s professional experience in the energy sector began in 1994 with Spain’s first energy-services multinational, Endesa SL, where he held a number of senior operational management roles in the area of electricity distribution, overseeing 250,000 clients and €90m annual turnover.

The second, and current, stage of his career involves the management of companies in the fields of environmental consulting, renewable energies and energy efficiency, in the capacity of Director of Operations.

He has studied at the UAB (Barcelona Autonomous University), UB (Barcelona University) and UPC (Catalunya Politechnics University)  and has obtained a degree in Advanced Industrial Engineering and an MBA. He speaks English and Spanish.

DANIEL BONALS (COO)

Daniel Bonals has developed his professional career focusing on projects involving efficiency and the construction of power plants based on renewable energies from 2001.

Previously he worked as a Project Manager and Specialist Consultant at a number of consultancy firms including CapGemini, Ernst&Young and RossSystems, where he led operations to implement productivity improvement systems within companies.

He has a degree in Industrial Engineering, a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering and Management and is also a Law graduate. He speaks Spanish, English, Deutsch, Chinese and Portuguese.