Irene Calvé Saborit

Irene Calvé Saborit

Mini-grids business developer

Biography

Irene’s expertise lies in market modelling and market fundamentals as well as decentralized generation with a special focus on energy access. She worked in ENGIE as Business Development Manager for Power Corner, ENGIE’s start-up aiming to develop sustainable mini-grids and act as a micro-utility to provide electricity access in rural Africa. Prior to this position, Irene was working in ENGIE’s strategy department within the center of expertise in economic modelling and studies, in charge of Latin American countries, Iberia and the Nordic region. She holds a double degree including a Master of Science (MSc) of Sustainable energy, from the Denmark Technical University and the title of Ingeniero Industrial from the Universidad Politécnica de Valencia.