Virginia Ruiz Albacete

Senior Director, New Market Development



Virginia joined Copenhagen Offshore Infrastructure as Senior Director in 2022, where she is Head of New Market Development for UK & Ireland. She has been making an impact on renewables for the last decade, leading major investment decisions and development strategy of offshore and onshore wind assets. In her current role, she looks after the commercial aspect of projects, bid strategies, offtakes, and JV management. Virginia has been an advocate for industry-wide initiatives, promoting Just Transition and skills programmes, and serving as Chair of RenewableUK’s Shadow Board. She is a council member for Women Engineering Society London Council and a passionate STEM ambassador.