Jorge heads up Centrica's international Distributed Energy & Power business, established to deliver distributed energy solutions for large energy users as part of a more flexible energy landscape.
He joined Centrica in 2010, first heading up the Group's strategy team before taking over as Managing Director of British Gas' Smart Metering business, where he lead the roll-out of smart meters to over one million residential customers.
Born in Venezuela, Jorge is an engineer and holds a MSc and PhD in Chemical Engineering. He was also a Research Fellow at the University of Oxford before joining McKinsey & Company where he advised a number of institutions in energy and other sectors. He has also worked for Procter & Gamble and PDVSA (Venezuelan national oil company), and was a Board Director of Smart Energy GB.