Alejandro Ciruelos

Managing Director, Project & Acquisition Finance
Santander
Alejandro Ciruelos
Alejandro heads the Global Debt Financing team of Santander Corporate & Investment Banking in London and he is responsible for the origination, structuring and placement of private debt and equity products with both corporate and financial sponsor clients. Alejandro has held various positions at Santander throughout his 13 year tenure at Santander but always with a particular focus on the energy and infrastructure sector where he has led numerous high profile advisory and investment mandates for Santander including most recently, the £2.5 billion debt financing for the Moray East Offshore Wind farm owned by EDPR, Mitsubishi Corporation and Engie , the refinancing of Octopus’ onshore wind portfolio in the UK,, the acquisition of CapeOmega by Partners Group in Norway and the refinancing of the Beatrice Offshore wind farm (SSE, CIP, Red Rock power). Prior to joining Santander, Alejandro was a management consultant in the energy sector with DiamondCluster International (now Oliver Wyman). Alejandro holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ICADE) and a M.Sc. in Applied Economics.
21 May 2020, 11:30
 - 12:30 BST (UTC+01:00)
European Solar Markets Updates
Panel Discussion

  • The impact of Covid19 is having on power prices, access to finance and investor appetite
  • The knock-on effect of lower power prices on PPAs
  • The wider direction of travel for PPAs and a comparison with merchant
  • Auctions – the wider trend in recent years has been lever decreasing bids so how will that work in a very low price scenario?