Dr Ana Pueyo has been working in the fields of energy and climate change policy for over a decade. Her research is concerned with inclusive green growth, particularly in the promotion of investments in clean energy that maximise poverty impacts. She is currently working on research projects dealing with pro-poor access to electricity, poverty impacts of minigrids in Africa, green growth diagnostics in Africa and the political economy of climate compatible development.

Ana is trained as an Economist and completed her PhD in the School of Industrial Engineering at the Technical University of Madrid, focusing on renewable energy technology transfers to developing countries, with a particular focus in Latin America. She has published her work in the journals Energy Policy and Climate Policy. She also has a solid quantitative background and a long experience advising policymakers in the European Union, UK and Spanish Governments.

Ana has also worked extensively as a consultant for the private sector, including the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), private companies in the energy sector (Endesa, Iberdrola, Repsol), sectoral associations (oil and gas, glass, ceramics, sugar), project developers in the low-carbon business (Onecarbon, DLight), and airlines (Thai Airways, Air Asia, Iberia, Air Transat, Kalitta Air). Ana has also advised NGOs, including Greenpeace and WWF.

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