Cristina Rivero Fernández

Director of the Department of Energy, Environment and Climate Industry, CEOE

Cristina Rivero Fernández has developed her professional career in the field of energy, environment and climate change.

She has been a representative of the Spanish electricity sector in Eurelectric on issues such as environmental policy and climate change.

In the international arena, she has collaborated with the IEA, NEA, CIER and OLADE and has been an observer for the private sector at the Conferences of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change since 2001. 

She is currently the director of the industry, energy, environment and climate department of the CEOE. She is a member of the Industrial Affairs Committee of BusinessEurope and a member of the European Commission's Sustainable Finance Expert Platform.

She recently received the Environment Award for climate action and civic engagement.