Ruben Ron


Head of Section Solar
DNV GL

Ruben Ron is a senior engineer specialized in solar technologies. He has more than ten years of experience in the solar industry, including photovoltaics and solar thermal power technologies.
Rubén has been working for DNV GL for 8 years where he has applied the knowledge and expertise gathered during the time he spent at Iberdrola Engineering and Construction. Working more than five years at Iberdrola Engineering and Construction Rubén was involved in the different project phases of power plants, from early stages of project development to the operation phase. He gained experience in the areas of development, engineering, construction, commissioning and operation and maintenance for solar projects. During this time, he was also involved in internal and external R&D projects for Solar Thermal Power technology.
He has gained experience in technical consultancy services and among his most relevant competences are project management, technical due diligences, contract negotiation support, design review, basic engineering, energy production assessments, project construction monitoring, plant inspections and training. 
Currently he is leading the solar unit in DNV GL Iberia and Latin America as Head of Section. He is responsible for the solar team coordination, providing technical assistance to a wide range of Customers involving independent engineering and owners engineering services.
Rubén has also led the development of internal tools and procedures. It is important to highlight the development of energy simulation tools for solar thermal power technologies, which allowed the team offer new services in the solar sector and support Customers to develop their own simulation tools. 

Company:
DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries. Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight. With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.