Miguel Ángel Prado is the Chief Executive Officer for EDP Renewables North America (EDPR NA) as well as a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of EDP Renewables S.A. (EDPR), the fourth largest producer of wind energy in the world. He also serves as the Head of Global Procurement for EDPR.
Miguel has more than 20 years of investment and strategic analysis, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate finance experience. He has worked in the EDP Group for more than 15 years, and, in his previous role as global Head of Investments, Mergers and Acquisitions at EDP Renewables, closed more than 70 acquisition transactions in 11 countries, totaling approximately $22 billion in assets. Miguel also previously directed EDPR’s asset rotation strategy, raising more than $2.5 billion by divesting minority stakes aggregating in more than 3 GW of wind and solar assets in North America, Europe, and Brazil.
Prior to joining the EDP Group, Miguel worked as a manager in the Arthur Andersen Corporate Finance Department, where he was responsible for valuation and due diligence coordination for various clients and transactions in Spain and South America. Miguel holds a Bachelor of Business and Management degree from the University of Oviedo and Management Centre of Bradford as well as an Executive Master of Business Administration degree from the IE Business School.
EDP Renewables North America LLC (“EDPR NA”) and its subsidiaries develop, construct, own, and operate wind farms and solar parks throughout North America. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, with 53 wind farms, eight solar parks, and seven regional offices across North America, EDPR NA has developed more than 7,500 megawatts (MW) and operates more than 7,200 MW of renewable energy projects. With more than 700 employees, EDPR NA’s highly qualified team has a proven capacity to execute projects across the continent.