Manuel Losada Friend oversees the management of Energy which includes projects and services in Substation Automation, GIS, Smart Metering (AMI), Smart Grid (DMS, OMS, Scada), O&G, Telecom, etc.
For the past 17 years, Losada’s work experience has been focused on the development of business distribution for the utilities world market at Telvent – now Schneider Electric. The emphasis of those efforts has been on streamlining business processes and matching technology to meet the needs of the utility business. During this time, he has served as project engineer and principal of national and international projects; manager of Distribution and Transmission Departments; Vice President of Electric International Business Units and Executive Vice President of Energy.
He has worked also in Ayesa, as Energy VP in the Smart Solutions División, developing new business around the world.
In 2016, he founded Atka Partners, a company focused in management services and projects.
Losada has been working creating, developing and managing teams and business world wide in the Energy Sector, where he has acquired a vast experience and delivering results. He loves to work in different geographies and is moved and open always for a new challenges.