José Ignacio Hormaeche
Cluster de Energía (Basque Energy Cluster)
José Ignacio Hormaeche, MSc in Civil Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and MBA from the University of Deusto, Bilbao, is the current Managing Director of the Basque Energy Cluster, a non-profit association comprising over one hundred organisations from the energy field located in the Basque Country. Previously, he worked for seven years as Managing Director in the Basque Energy Agency (EVE), belonging to the Basque Government. From 1998 to February 2006, he worked in GAMESA, leading wind turbine manufacturer in Spain and fifth in the world. In 2004 he was appointed as Chief Operations Officer of Gamesa.