CEO, Nordex Group
Mr. Blanco was born in 1970. He began his professional career in 1993 at Industrias Ferri, later going on to join Gamesa, where he assumed various executive positions and roles within the Management Board from 1997 to 2002.
Among these were the roles of Managing Director at Gamesa Eolica USA, COO at Gamesa USA, CEO and Engineering Director at Gamesa Solar and Gamesa Offshore Director.
In 2011, he was appointed to the position of Chief Customer Officer and member of the Management Board of Gamesa.
José Luis Blanco joined the Management Board of Acciona Windpower in 2012. He has been a member of the Management Board of Nordex SE since the Company took over Acciona Windpower in April 2016, initially responsible for operations (COO). On 17 March 2017 José Luis Blanco was appointed Chairman of the Management Board.