Gabriel Cavados is Senior Manager of Energy Project Development in Brazil for Wärtsilä. He has ten years of experience in the energy market and joined Wärtsilä in 2009. In this role, Gabriel has been involved in the development of electricity generation projects, many that have been included in the Brazilian government’s New Energy Auctions organized by Empresa de Pesquisa Energética (EPE).
He has an academic background in mechanical engineering with a master’s degree in energy planning from Coppe Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). Gabriel is currently a PhD candidate in energy planning.
Additionally, Gabriel is a member of the Brazilian Association of Independent Power Producers – Alpine, as part of his role with Wärtsilä.