Senior Analyst,
International Hydropower Association

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Cristina Diez Santos is a Senior Analyst, part of the knowledge building team at the International Hydropower Association (IHA). She has been there since August 2017, her work focusing on building and sharing knowledge on sustainable hydropower development. This includes working on topics such as hydropower benefits and river basin development.

Prior to joining IHA, Cristina worked in a consulting firm as an international tender coordinator, working with over 30 different countries, international financial institutions, the private and public sector and NGOs. She has four years of work experience focused on water resources and project management development.

Cristina holds a master’s degree in civil engineering and a master of advanced studies in sustainable water resources from ETH Zurich.