Ana Gadea

Position: Power System Engineer at Ørsted
Technical University of Denmark (DTU) - MSc Sustainable Energy

Ana has three years of professional experience within the energy industry, from large companies and some experience from NGOs collaboration. Her career has devolved around renewable energies, specifically within offshore wind power from both turbine manufacture and utility perspective. In her current position, Ana is focusing on power system design and grid compliance in the US market. She is responsible for coordinating, managing and executing the design and grid integration of offshore wind farm’s electrical power transmission system, and also cooperates closely with project stakeholders, keeping track of risks and problems, and communicating with internal and external stakeholders.

Motivation

Ana wants to inspire and help students by sharing her story and experience as, no long time ago, she was in the same situation. At the same time, she sees it as an opportunity to develop her personal leadership and motivational skills and get to extend her network on the STEM field. In the mentee, Ana is looking for a dynamic person with the ambition of going into an engineering career path either being a specialist or a generalist.