Pedro Almagro Gavilán

CEO, Abengoa Agua

Pedro Almagro Gavilán

CEO, Abengoa Agua

Biography

Pedro Almagro is CEO of Abengoa’s water business, joining the company in 2003. He has held different high-level posts in the water sector, starting in Abensur Urban Services (an Abengoa company) as Water Treatment Director. One year later, he was appointed as Internal Tender Manager in Befesa Construction and Environmental Technology.

He became General Director of Befesa Water China in 2007 and after Abengoa acquired Befesa, he was appointed General Director of Abengoa Water China. A further milestone in his professional career was his move to USA, where he headed the Vista Ridge water supply project in Austin. In 2015, he was appointed Director of Abengoa Water USA where he led pioneer projects in the sector.