Mr. David Mesonero
Non Executive Director, Finances
David is the Deputy Director of the Corporate Development Division in Iberdrola, S.A, member of the BoD of Iberdrola Renewables, including Avangrid Renewables, Scottish Power Renewables, Iberdrola Renovables España, Iberdrola REnovables Internacional, and Infigen.
Prior to his role in Iberdrola, David was CFO at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy since December 1, 2018, and a member of its Management Committee since the creation of SGRE, having achieved investment-grade status (BBB) from the main rating agencies and having refinanced all its debt, always under sustainability criteria (ESG). Also, he was a board member of Windar and Adwen (the former JV between Gamesa and Areva focused on Offshore) and of Gamesa’s regional boards in India, Mexico, and Brazil.
Prior to his appointment as CFO, David was the Managing Director of Corporate Development and Strategy, leading the merger process between Gamesa and Siemens Wind Power. Following that, he was appointed Chief Integration Officer, overachieving synergy targets, and member of L3AD 2020 program Steering Committee.
In addition, he was named one of the 40 most influential leaders in energy under the age of 40 (the Recharge4040 prize). Wind Power Monthly magazine also selected him as one of the 15 most influential people in the wind industry. He has a background as a strategic consultant and investment banker and specialises in capital markets and in designing different financing structures.