Orlando SAN MARTIN, 
Senior Advisor, Environmental and Social Sustainability,
Statkraft AS


World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Orlando San Martin is Senior Advisor in Environmental and Social Sustainability for Statkraft. He joined seven years ago having had more than 15 years of worldwide experience from consultancy and research in environmental and social sustainability aspects in the energy sector.

Statkraft is currently Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy and is currently present in 17 countries. As a responsible company, they create value, while sharing social and environmental benefits as an important contributor to the decarbonisation of the economy.

Orlando is involved in managing environmental social and human rights risks and impacts for the Statkraft Group while promoting corporate responsibility values and initiatives in projects and operations. Project benefit sharing is in the DNA of the company as a large share of their assets in the Nordic region are exposed to regulations, which promote sharing benefits of the power generation with the host communities.