Experience: Leslie Henry Ayau has extensive experience in Electrical Regulation, Financial Integration of Electric Power Generation Projects, Development of Renewable Energy Projects and Carbon Credit Generation Projects, Regulation of the Electric Wholesale Market and the Central American Regional Electricity Market. She has worked in the area of electrical energy for more than ten years, starting with the translation of the General Electricity Law and its Regulations and the Regulation of the wholesale market, into the English language, in addition to having formed part of the legal department of the National Electrical Energy Commission for several years, carrying out activities in both the regulated market and the wholesale market, including administrative and judicial activities, also in constitutional matters.
In addition, she has advised various entities interested in the development of projects regarding the generation of renewable energy on both technical, regulatory, financial and energy efficiency issues and in participating in the negotiation of works contracts, PPA’s and participation. As a consultant she has provided services to national and foreign entities in electricity regulation matters, generation and electrification in rural areas, generation and use of carbon credits and wholesale market transactions. She has participated as an advisor in several thesis works related to electric power issues in Guatemala.