Jesús Sancho Carrascosa Jesús Sancho Carrascosa

Jesús Sancho Carrascosa is the managing director of energy and infrastructure conglomerate, Acciona, a role he has held since March 2014. He joined the company as regional director for Acciona Agua’s Middle East operation in November 2011.

According to his LinkedIn profile, Carrascosa holds a master’s degree in aeronautical engineering from the Technical University of Madrid in Spain, and an executive master of business administration diploma from the IESE Business School in Barcelona.

Acciona’s divisions are expanding their reach across the Gulf, and most prominently in Dubai, where the firm is working with Besix in a joint venture on Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s $237.2m (AED871m) contract for a desalination plant in Jebel Ali.