JAVIER OLARTE SAN JUAN

Presentation

Javier Olarte is a visionary leader bringing over 30 years of experience in design, development, production, marketing and after-sales service of energy storage and power electronic equipment for conversion of direct and alternating current, as well as electronic protections, communication systems, remote management applications and turnkey electrical and electronic projects establishing operational optimization across diverse industries in both national and international operations. Recognized for talents in strategy development and providing corporate vision.

He devises and implements new programs and initiates successful processes to produce a new product with maximum revenue.

Olarte counts with a diversified background in research and development, operations, and engineering management, distinguished for an entrepreneurial mindset, creative problem solving cross-functional teams, and a bottom-line orientation.

Javier offers innovative solutions to operational challenges and leverages decisiveness to implement solutions while minimizing risk and maximizing performance. Expert in transforming strategic plans into tactical initiatives for national and international programs with an extensive track record in Europe and Latin America.

Career path

  • Technology Transfer Director CIC energiGUNE. (2018 – Present)
  • CEO of Battery Care S.L. (2018 – Present)
  • General Manager of International Electronics S.A. (2017 – 2018)
  • General Manager of Zigor Corporación S.A. (2006 – 2017)
  • Marketing and New Developments Manager of Zigor Corporación S.A. (2003 – 2006)
  • Operation Manager of Zigor Corporación S.A. (1999 – 2002)
  • Project Manager for the transference of industrial activity Saft Nife Ibérica (1995 – 1998)
  • R&D Project Manager EyS Consulting, S.A. (1990 – 1995)
  • IKERLAN Technology Center (1987 – 1989) Quality Control Analyst Allecop (1987 – 1989)

Academic background

  • Executive MBA (2007). ESEUNE BUSINESS SCHOOL.
  • MSc: Master in Digital Electronic Systems Design (1990). UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER (UMIST).
  • Electrical Engineering (1988) MONDRAGON UNIVERSITY