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Investment Director at Austrade Madrid, focuses on supporting Portuguese and Spanish companies to invest in Australia’s infrastructure and energy sectors.
Before joining Austrade, Elena worked for Invest in Castilla-La Mancha to attract foreign investment to this Spanish region and at the Spanish Commercial Office in Düsseldorf, Germany, assisting Spanish companies export to Germany. Elena has also worked across the private sector in business development, with expertise in renewable energy, in companies such as Conergy, Ecotecnia and Isofotón, and in agribusiness, Carbonell, as well as in legal advice.
Elena studied Law at Deusto University, Bilbao (Spain), holds a Master in European Law from Hannover University (Germany) and a Master in Marketing and Sales Management from IE Business School (Spain). A native Spanish speaker, Elena is also fluent in English, German, French and conversational Portuguese.