João Torres

Chair Associação Portuguesa da Energia


João Torres graduated in Electrical Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico and holds an MBA in Industrial Management.

Strategic Advisor of the EDP Executive Board regarding the implementation of a Global Platform for Distribution and Transmission Networks at EDP;

Chair of APE (Portuguese Energy Association), national committee of the World Energy Council;

Non-Executive Board Member of EDP São Paulo and EDP Espírito Santo, the distribution companies owned by EDP Brazil;

Director at ELECPOR, the Portuguese Association for the Electricity Sector;

Former CEO of E-REDES, the Portuguese Distribution System Operator 2006-2021;

With regular international activity, former Chairman of EDSO (European Distribution Association) and actual Chairman of E.DSO Stakeholders & Innovation Committee.