Andrés Zancada

Business Development Director, Aqua Advise

Andrés Zancada

Business Development Director, Aqua Advise

Biography

Andrés Zancada is currently the Business Development Director for Aqua Advise, which enables companies, authorities and innovators to initiate and develop projects, implement technologies and expand global sales in the field of water, wastewater and desalination.

Previous to this position, Mr. Zancada worked for Abengoa Water. Based in Santiago, Chile, he was responsible for the Latin American market, where Abengoa developed a series of EPC and BOOT projects.  In this role, Mr. Zancada gained deep knowledge of the desalination market in Latin America, including in mining water projects specifically.

He has also been involved in the public and multilateral organisations, including working for the economic representation of the Spanish Government in South Africa, as well as working to develop energy and water related projects for the Sustainability Area for the World Bank in its South East Asia office.

Mr. Zancada holds a degree in Environmental Sciences from the University of Madrid, a Master’s degree in Environmental Sciences from Trinity College Dublin, and a Masters in International Business Administration from the CECO Foundation.

Session:

Day 2: Tuesday 25th April 2017

13:45 – 15:20 – Latin America – Water For Mining