Financial Oversight and Management Board (FOMB)
Utility Sector Transformation Manager
Alejandro J. Figueroa-Ramírez is an attorney specializing in utilities regulatory policy with experience advising both private sector and public sector actors and is currently the Utility Sector Transformation Manager at the Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico. From 2015 to 2018, Mr. Figueroa served as Deputy General Counsel and General Counsel for the Puerto Rico Energy Commission (now the Puerto Rico Energy Bureau). During his tenure, Mr. Figueroa was actively involved in the Commission’s review and approval of PREPA’s first Integrated Resource Plan and Rate Review Application, assisted in the review of proposed infrastructure development projects, and was involved in the development of various public policy initiatives, among them, the development of Puerto Rico’s microgrid legal and regulatory framework. On July 2018, Mr. Figueroa joined the Oversight Board where he advises Board members and the Executive Director on the restructuring of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority and the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority. Mr. Figueroa is responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of PREPA and PRASA’s certified fiscal plans and budgets and is responsible for ongoing efforts to transform Puerto Rico’s energy system. Prior to his public service, Mr. Figueroa worked in the private sector where he represented private and public sector clients on regulatory compliance matters and power generation agreements. Mr. Figueroa has a B.S. in International Business Administration from Bryant University in Smithfield, Rhode Island and a Juris Doctor from the University of Puerto Rico School of Law.