Ernesto Bonafé

Energy Charter SG Advisor

Dr. Ernesto Bonafé is a senior regulatory expert at the Energy Charter Secretariat in Brussels. His area of work focuses on legal, institutional and policy aspects of energy markets at national, regional and international level. Previously he was legal expert in the project ‘Paving the Way for the Mediterranean Solar Plan’. He was coordinator at the Florence School of Regulation for energy training addressed to regulatory authorities. He holds a PhD on Energy Policy and EU Law from the European University Institute of Florence, Italy. He worked as legal counsel in various law firms within Europe. He got his Law Degree at the University of Valencia, Spain, and an LLM on European Law at the Université Libre de Bruxelles.