Dr. Georgina Izquierdo

Instituto Nacional de Electricidad y Energías Limpia (INEEL), México
Directora General

BSc. and MSc. in Chemistry from the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM). PhD in solid state chemistry from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Diplomas, research stages in Japan, France, US, Spain and Lectures on geothermal topics.

Current position:
General Director of the National Institute of Electricity and Clean Energies (INEEL in
Spanish), From July 2019 to date.

Previous positions:
Head of the Geothermal Department and of the National Institute of Electricity and Clean Energies (INEEL) 2015-2019.
In summary 38 years as researcher at the Geothermal Department (INEEL). Responsible of X-ray, spectrometry and microthermometry laboratories. Main topics Water: Rock Interaction in high temperature geothermal systems. Igneous and sedimentary petrology (hydrothermal system).
President and Vice-president of the Mexican Geothermal Association (2013-2015,2015- 2017).
Member of Board of Directors, International Geothermal Association (2016- 2020; 2020- 2024).
Member of the National System of Researchers since 1984, appointment valid to December 2032.