ACEF Speaker 2021

Celia García-Baños

Associate Programme Officer,

Celia García-Baños is an Associate Programme Officer, in IRENA’s Knowledge Policy and Finance Centre in Abu Dhabi.

Celia is a chemical engineer from the Industrial Engineering School of the Technical University of Madrid. She holds a masters in Water and Environmental Engineering from Masdar Institute.

Within IRENA’s Policy Unit, she works on a diverse range of subjects, in topics related to policy assessment and socio-economic impacts of renewable energy, including gender. In this regard, Celia’s efforts focus on producing up-to-date and authoritative renewable energy gender data and on identifying best practice within the renewable energy sector to achieve an inclusive global energy transition.


  • Spotlight Session: Women Powering the Future: Innovation and Resilience (ADB)