System Development Director, Red Eléctrica de España
Dr. Santiago Marin studied mining engineer at Politecnica University (Madrid), master in sciences from the City University of London and a Ph. degree from the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Mines de Paris.
He began his career in R & D activities related to the automation of extractive machinery for coal industry in France. Later he worked in R & D activities in the automotive supplier industry.
He joined Red Eléctrica de España in the area of electrical protections of the transmission network, area which would then become responsible.
In 2005, he was promoted to Manager of Operations of REE in the Canarias Islands.
He is presently Manager of System Development Area in Madrid and member of ENTSOE Board.