Jose Fores has taken the position of CPO in March 2023. He has more than 20 years of experience in the Power Industry with several assignments managing large capacity plants for ENGIE in both Spain and the GCC region, having a clear focus on Operation Excellence and Process Safety. Jose arrived in the GCC in 2017 to lead Projects of Integrated Water and Power Plants of the capacity of 100 MIGD and 1500MW in Kuwait and Abu Dhabi holding the position of General Manager and board member in the Bahrain Joint Venture. He has contributed to Projects providing solutions for the integration of Renewable Energy with Conventional fossil Plants. With expertise in Power Generation and Combined Cycle Technology, Jose started his career with GE as a Gas Turbine and Electrical Generators Engineer in New York and Florida, USA. Mr. Jose holds an Electrical Engineering degree from the Polytechnic University of Valencia and an MBA from ESIC Zaragoza, Spain