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Keynote & Plenary

Keynote Speaker

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Juan Gutierrez

Juan Gutierrez
CEO Service
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy

Title: TBA

Biography: Juan P. Gutierrez is the Chief Executive Officer of the global Service Business Unit at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. He has held this position since August 2020.

Prior to his current position, Juan was the CEO of Service Americas. He came to Siemens Gamesa in early 2020 after leading the Global Marketing and Sales Operations for Power Generation Services at Siemens Energy, Inc. His focus was implementing long-term program methodologies globally, optimizing sales processes and improving marketing activities to increase hit rate and drive sales growth.

From 2008 to 2016, Juan served in various capacities in Siemens Wind Power, including Head of Latin America, Head of Global Onshore Product Lifecycle Management and Director of Business Development for the Americas Region.

Prior to 2008, he held several positions of increasing responsibility at Siemens Energy, Inc. in the Energy Solutions organization as a thermal cycle engineer.

Juan earned a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Colombia, a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration from Rollins College.

Juan is married and loves spending time with his family. He enjoys leisure travel, playing tennis or just relaxing at the beach.


Plenary Speaker

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Jacob Andersen

Jacob Andersen
Country Manager
Vattenfall Denmark

Title: TBA

Biography: Jacob Nørgaard Andersen joined Vattenfall in 2018 and is currently Country Manager for Vattenfall Denmark as well as Head of Engineering, Offshore Wind.

Before joining Vattenfall, Jacob was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SiemensGamesa’s North America Onshore business. Prior to that he was the CEO of Siemens Wind Power’s Onshore Americas business.

He has held various other senior position within Siemens Wind Power including the head of Wind Service for the Americas region as well that the Head of Siemens Wind Power in Canada. Jacob started his career in Wind in 2003 where he worked on the Nysted offshore wind project in Denmark, the world’s largest offshore wind farm at that time.