Roberto Rodriguez Labastida is a senior research analyst with Navigant Research, contributing to the Energy Technologies program. He leads the Distributed Renewables research service and has more than 10 years of experience as a strategy and economics consultant in the energy sector.
Rodriguez Labastida’s extensive experience includes leading consultancy projects for top banks, private equity, project developers, oil companies, utilities, and industrial players on investment strategy, asset valuations, market research, and technology deployment. Prior to joining Navigant Research, he spent eight years with Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). Fluent in Spanish and English, Rodriguez Labastida holds a BS in electrical engineering from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and an MSc in technology management from the University Of Surrey (UK).