Ana Maria Jaller-Makarewicz is an Energy Consultant and Training Facilitator. She has more than 25 years experience in the electrical and gas sectors, in consultancy and in the Academic Field. She has a BSc and MSc in Electrical Engineering.
Ana began work with Electric Utilities in Colombia and later joined the Universidad de Norte, becoming Chairman of the Electrical Engineering Programme, developing research projects and participating in energy events. Ana Maria also developed Consultancy projects on energy efficiency in companies analysing load curves of industrial customers in order to reduce energy costs and improve efficiency. Later she entered into the Natural Gas sector, as Director of Sales and Marketing, promoting the use of gas based on technical and economical analysis.
Between 2000-2002 she worked in UK as Business Analyst for Energy Markets. She worked very closely on the development of the European Gas Model. Considering all the physical and commercial constraints, the model could predict the different sources of supplies both by pipeline and LNG needed to satisfy the growing demand in short, medium and large terms. Since 2003, she has been carrying out various projects for clients throughout the world including electricity and gas regulations in Bosnia & Herzegovina, a worldwide supply and markets study for a major LNG producer, etc.
For an international consultancy company she conducted a study of the Worldwide Gas Production and Transportation Costs in upstream, midstream and LNG (liquefaction shipping and regasification). She also prepared a study on Natural Gas Markets of several countries in Latin America, Europe and Australia. Adviser to Nigeria's Presidential Task Force on Power and agencies involved in the reform of the power and gas markets. She worked as Gas to Power Analyst.
Since 2013 she has been delivering Energy Training programmes in Africa, Asia, Middle East, Latin America and Europe. She has been working with various institutions and companies on designing and delivering a great variety of energy related courses to highly qualified professionals from various fields. She can fluently deliver training courses in English and Spanish.