David Ruyet (Barcelona, 1970) is industrial engineer by the UPC and Executive MBA by ESADE Business School, and is also about to present his dissertation for his doctorate degree in economy at the Ramon Llull University.
He lives currently between Barcelona and Buenos Aires, dealing with new challenges as general director of energy area in the Americas for the Spanish business group of construction and services GRUPO SANJOSE; he is also partner of the worldwide energy consulting company ENERMED and Business Angel collaborating with NNERGIX a Cleantech-TIC start-up. During his professional career he has been Technical Director in Barcelona Energy Agency, in the City council of Barcelona (till 2007) and he has occupied previously different charges of responsibility and executive positions within ENDESA during almost 10 years, always dealing with energy business.
He also developes a motivational academic career from 2001. Currently, collaborates as Associated Professor within the Department of Industrial Engineering at Institut Químic de Sarrià in some subjects, such as “Electrical technology”, “Distributed Generation” and “Architecture and industrial construction”; he is also general coordinator of the Program in energy saving and rational use of energy IQS-ENDESA. Besides, he is academic collaborator within the Business Policies Department at ESADE Business School, being responsible for “Sustainable Business” subject included in the MBA Programs from 2009. At the same time, he has been visiting professor in different postgraduate programs (UIB, UAB, ICAB, IAE, EUETIB) and Ph.D. Programs (University of Oviedo) always focused on energy and environmental issues, taking into account a holistic vision: technical, economic, social and managerial.
The main aim of blogging at www.davidruyet.net is sharing opinions about current topics relating to energy, environment and economy.