Jorge Miguel Fernandes

Global Head of Innovation
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Jorge Fernandes is the new Head of Innovation at Galp, leading the development of innovation strategy, portfolio management and the deployment of strategic innovation projects across all business units. With 20 years of international experience in successful organisations in B2B and B2C, operating in both developed and emerging markets, Jorge Fernandes has built a strong track record across industries (Energy, Chemicals, and FMCG) in innovation strategy development and implementation, in (open) innovation management, and in sustainability, successfully developing and commercialising innovative products and sustainable solutions, and driving improved performance across businesses, geographies and cultures. Passionate about entrepreneurship, Jorge has recently founded 2 ventures related to the Blue Economy as an entrepreneur and as a Business Angel investor. Recently returned to Portugal, Jorge lives in Cascais with his wife and 4 daughters.

17 Aug
 - 13:15 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
Panel Discussion
  • What hopes does the industry have for Green Hydrogen in the New European Green deal?
  • Does the market need a subsidy? If not, what other mechanisms would prompt lending and investment?
  • Is there a need for demand-side incentives and mandates for green hydrogen?