Tomás García

Senior Director – Energy & Infrastructure Advisory
JLL – Jones Lang LaSalle
Tomás García
Tomás García is the lead Director of the Energy & Infrastructure Advisory function for Spain & Portugal at JLL (Jones Lang LaSalle) since April 2020. In this role, he leads the team providing transaction and financial advisory services for renewable energy assets in Iberia. Prior to this, Tomás was the Managing Director of the Solar & Wind Projects business in Spain & Portugal at BayWa r.e. (2019). Prior to this role, he was the Head of Business Development EMEA, Energy Group at Canadian Solar (2017-2018). Before that he served at SunEdison as General Manager, Rural Electrification EMEA (2014-2015) and as Head of Strategy & Market Development EMEA & LATAM (2011-2014). Before that Tomás was Market Strategy Manager at First Solar (2008-2011) and a Strategy Consultant at the Monitor Group (2004-2008). Additionally, he has also worked as a Venture Capitalist, Research Scientist (doing science on solar PV materials), University Teacher and FX Trader. Tomás was a PhD student at Florida International University, earned his MSci at King’s College London and his Masters degree in Physics at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He is fluent in Spanish and English and functional in Italian.
19 May 2020, 11:30
 - 12:30 BST (UTC+01:00)
European Solar Markets Updates
Panel Discussion
Hear from experts in Spanish and Portuguese solar about how the markets are moving. Understand the parameters of the Portuguese solar and storage auctions and see how the Spanish market is growing. Topics for discussion include:
  • The impact of the recent power price slump on finance and investor appetite
  • How Covid-19 has affected development processes
  • Insight into the PPA market now and a discussion around PPAs Vs merchant projects
  • How is Covid-19 affecting the overall timeline for deals?