EDP is a leader in the energy sector with the vision of being an integrated energy company and a leader in value creation in the markets in which it operates around the world. For the sixth year running in 2013, EDP was named the world leader in the Utilities sector by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), the internationally recognized assessment of sustainable development and corporate social responsibility practices. As well as being a major European operator in the energy sector and the largest Portuguese industrial group, EDP is committed to sustainable development, reaffirming its ability to create long term value for both its shareholders and society.
Neves Ferreira will share details about the EDP group and its operations, the strategic challenges, opportunities and business environment that EDP continues to address in the marketplace, and ways to improved operational insight. Operational intelligence supported by the implementation and use of data driven solutions, allowing EDP to drive innovation and continuous improvement within its operations.
Pedro Neves Ferreira
PEDRO NEVES FERREIRA is Director of the Energy Planning and Corporate Risk Management Departments at EDP. His mission is to support the EDP board in integrated planning of the group’s energy portfolio strategy across the various regions and sectors in which it operates. As Chief Risk Officer, he is responsible for developing an integrated view of the Group’s risk exposure and for proposing risk-return optimization guidelines. He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Technical University and an MBA from INSEAD in France. Prior to joining EDP in 2003 he spent the early part of his career with the consulting firm McKinsey & Company where he participated in projects in Telecommunications, Energy and Pulp & Paper.