José María Paz Goday, Chairman of Reganosa, is an industrial engineer from the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. He has extensive experience working for Spanish companies and international organisations in the energy sector.
At Unión Fenosa, José María Paz was in charge of the General Secretariat of Regulation. He was also the Director of Operations and Director of International Action for Energy Generation.
At Red Eléctrica de España, the company which manages the high voltage network and the Operation of the electricity system (production and transmission) of Spain, he was General Director of System Operation and before that Director of Network Planning.
At an international level, José María Paz has served organisations in the energy field. He has been the vice-president and president of the Union for the Coordination of Production and Transmission of Electricity (UCPTE) and president of its steering committee. He was also Chairman of the Market Structure and Regulation section of EURELECTRIC, and advised the European Commission, being member of the Professional Consultative Committee on Electricity and of the TransEuropean networks Task Force.
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