Declan founded Quintas Energy in Seville in 2008. Over fourteen years as its Managing Director, he has driven the company’s growth to become one of the solar sector’s largest independent service providers. From the very beginning, Declan wanted Quintas to be a leader in making distributed generation portfolios manageable and profitable for clean energy investors.
This meant providing a high quality, comprehensive service across the full lifespan of solar assets from development through to operations. Quintas is operational in the UK, Spain, Ireland, Italy and Australia specialising in solar and storage assets from their development phase through to operations.
Luis is the head of the Energy and Utilities team of Osborne Clarke in Spain as well as head of Projects & Infrastructure. Luis is responsible also for the Decarbonisation Strategy of OC Spain, combining his experience in Energy with a holistic view of how climate change can deliver risk and opportunities in the transition to a low carbon economy.
As a project lawyer, with more than 30 years of experience, Luis has advised on M&A and finance transactions related to regulated sectors such as Energy, Telecoms, Rail, Healthcare, Environment, Waste and Water. Luis has focused his career from the very beginning on the field of energy projects and infrastructure, where he has advised on the development, acquisition, construction, financing and exploitation of a large number of projects and partnerships, especially on project structure and regulatory issues, advising major national and international developers, manufacturers, industrial companies, funds, banks, utilities and IPPs.
Responsible for leading the global electrification group solutions for utilities and renewables. “If my almost 30 years of experience in the sector has taught me anything, it is that it is crucial to work in partnership with our customers to develop solutions for a safe, smart and sustainable future.”