Technical Manager of testing laboratory.
Project manager of certification projects.
Inspector for PV systems and Power generating units.
Field of Expertise: International Standarization for Renewable Energies and Grid Code Compliance
- Since 2015 - Technical Manager (CTO) at CERE
- 2011-2015 - Project Manager in Renewable Energies for Testing Laboratory and Certification Department
- 2009-2011 - Testing Engineer at SGS
- Latest - Electrical Engineering Degree
- Bachelor Electrical Engineering in Polytechnical University of Madrid, Spain
- Curse of SIMATIC S7 (level 1 and 2) in SIEMENS of Tres Cantos, Madrid, Spain
Nowadays, and since the company foundation in 2015, he has been working in CERE as Technical Manager of the testing laboratory including the next areas of converters, PPC, trackers, PV modules, turbines, etcetera, as renewable energy installations for full or partial power plant certification. Also, the fields of testing simulation and certification for safety, grid code compliance, environmental compliance, EMC and grid quality compliance.On his roles in CERE, he is also part of the certification entity, as certification engineer working in areas and projects as mentions above, and he has been working on the accreditation processes for several electric testing fields, as an strategic plan to increase the fields and scopes of CERE as testing laboratory and Certification body.
Previously and before joining CERE, he worked in Electric and Electronics Testing Laboratory of SGS for 6 years as Testing Certification Engineer in Renewable Energies Department, participating in a large number of certification processes for renewable energy Power Plants, Routine, Type and Specific Testing and Certification of components, in particular converters (almost all the European manufacturers and some Asia-based manufacturers). And supervision of more than 30 factory inspections for different manufacturers and products.At the beginning of his period in SGS, he had participated in EMC and Safety areas for different products categories as Household and similar equipment (HOUS), Measurement, Control and Laboratory equipment (MEAS), Electrical equipment for medical use (MED), IT and office equipment (AFF), Photovoltaics (PV) and Portable tools (TOOL). Also, he has participated in more than 10 different audits, according to different accreditation schemes (ILAC, IECEE and OSHA). In addition, he has performed technical courses to different clients and factory inspections.
Before SGS, he started as Project Engineer in SIEMENS for one year working in Drive Technology department with product as frequency variatiors (Micromaster and Sinamic). He has worked in business area and technical assistance.
Before SIEMENS, he has been partial time worker (mainly during the education period) as technical controller and maintenance of the diesel generators and of a water purification plant.
Alberto's field of expertise are electrical and electronical devices, most specific with power converters, grid code compliance and renewables energies. The applicability of this knowledge is providing CERE a huge support in the renewable energies area and also driving CERE to expand its business through a wide range of sectors and countries.