Gonçalo Castelo Branco
Regional Head Business Development
Gonçalo Castelo Branco is Regional Head of Business Development at EDP Internacional, a company of EDP – Energias de Portugal Group, a global energy player with presence in 14 countries and more than 12.000 employees. Gonçalo is responsible for the origination and implementation of new investment opportunities in conventional generation in selected geographies in Africa, Latin America and Asia. Potential investments in hydro generation are to be executed through Hydro Global, a recently incorporated company participated in equal shares by EPD and China Three Gorges (CTG).
Previously he was Project Manager in the areas of smart grids and smart metering at EDP Distribuição, Portugal’s incumbent DSO with more than 6 million customers.
Degree in Business Administration at Portuguese Catholic University and holds an MBA from INSEAD; Expertise in business development, project management and broad international exposure.
Prior to EDP Group, Gonçalo had a professional experience in Real estate, Telco’s and Academia.