MARCELO GOMES DA SILVA

Head of Nuclear New Build, Eletronuclear-Eletrbras

MARCELO GOMES DA SILVA

Head of Nuclear New Build, Eletronuclear-Eletrbras

Biography

Mr. Marcelo Gomes da Silva is an Electrical Engineer from the Universidade Federal Fluminense, post graduated in Energy
Economics by the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. He started at Eletronuclear as an intern in 1983. At Eletronuclear he worked at the Electrical Engineering Department, working on the design, construction, commissioning and support to operation of Angra 2 Nuclear Power Plant. In 2004 he moved to head the Strategic Planning Department of the company and since 2014 he is the head of the New Nuclear Build Advisory Department of the company. In this position he is responsible to conduct all studies and actions to prepare for the deployment of the future Brazilian nuclear power
plants. He is also vice-president of the Brazilian Nuclear Energy Association.