Chairman and chief executive officer of Iberdrola and chairman of the subholdings of the group in the United Kingdom, the United States and Brazil. He is an Industrial Engineer from the Engineering School (ICAI) and he also graduated in Business Administration and Foreign Trade from ICADE.
Looking ahead to our upcoming 2019 General Shareholders' Meeting on 29 March, the Vocento group — one of Spain's leading multimedia communication firms — interviewed the chairman of Iberdrola to discuss some major current issues for the company and for the energy sector overall.
On 25 September 2018 the 'El País' newspaper published an interview with the Chairman and CEO of Iberdrola, Ignacio Galán, on his participation in the UN Global Compact 2018 in New York (USA). Galán acknowledged his satisfaction that a Spanish company has been acknowledged for its work in combating global warming.
Looking ahead to our upcoming 2018 Annual General Meeting on 13 April, the Vocento group â€“one of Spain's leading multimedia communication firmsâ€“ has interviewed the Chairman of Iberdrola to discuss some of the major current issues for the company and for the energy sector overall.
'El País' has published on 19 January 2018, an opinion piece by Ignacio Galán, Iberdrola's Chairman, in which he stands up for the need to progress towards a sustainable, safe and competitive model that replaces polluting energies used in production processes by clean energies and intensifies the electrification of the global economy, because "this is the only solution that can achieve the balance between meeting the strong demand for energy with meeting the global climate objectives."
Fulfilling the environmental commitments assumed in the Paris Agreement (COP21) requires profound changes in production processes and consumption patterns throughout all sectors of the economy.