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Ana Maria Carreño

Manager, Policy & Analysis


Ms. Carreño has over 10 years of experience in international energy efficiency policy, market research and technical analysis. She designs, develops and implements programmatic activities under CLASP’s Policy & Analysis team. She manages regional and national programs that improve energy performance of products and appliances. Ms. Carreño works closely with a network of international partners and policymakers to implement energy efficiency policies worldwide. She is an experienced program manager with a strong technical background in environmental policy evaluation. Some of her work at CLASP includes the development of a regional policy roadmap to facilitate harmonization of minimum energy performance standards for room air conditioners in ASEAN and co-authoring the United for Efficiency (U4E) Policy Guide: Accelerating the Global Adoption of Energy-Efficient and Climate Friendly Air Conditioners.


  • Master of Science in Project Management for Environmental and Energy Engineering, August 2009, École des Mines de Nantes, France.
  • Environmental Engineering, Graduated with honors, September 2004, Universidad de Los Andes, Engineering Faculty, Bogotá, Colombia.

Countries of Work Experience

  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • China
  • Colombia
  • El Salvador
  • European Union
  • Mexico
  • Mauritius
  • ASEAN economie