Joan Josep Escobar
Director of the Energy Management Department
Government of Catalonia (ICAEN)
  • Joan Josep ESCOBAR
  • Born in Barcelona, 1959.
     
  • Industrial Engineer, working since 1983 in the energy sector.
  • Since 2008, acting as Director of the Energy Management Department in the Catalan Institute for Energy - ICAEN (Energy Agency of the regional government of Catalonia). ICAEN is a member of FEDARENE (European Federation of Agencies and Regions for Energy and the Environment).
  • Member of different Boards of Administration of professional associations: Energy Managers Group (GGE), Catalan Association for Energy, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (ACTECIR).
  • Representative of the Catalan Institute for Energy in the board of administration of ENERAGEN (Spanish association of local and regional energy agencies), where ICAEN acts as a President.
  • Coordinator, on behalf of ICAEN, of a number of European Energy projects developed in the framework of different European programs.