Rafael Cayuela Valencia

Officers Council

Chair, Studies Committee

Rafael Cayuela Valencia

Rafael Cayuela is EMEAI Strategy Development Senior Director & Corporate Chief Economist with an Master's in Economics from the College of Europe and an MBA from Northwood University.

Rafael sits on different Advisory Boards including the World Energy Council, UNEP World Chemical Outlook and the High-Level Policy Group of the EU School of Transitional Regulation of Florence on “How To Accelerate EU Industry Net Zero Journey”.

He also serves as Chairman of the Energy Charter Treaty and CEFIC Mid Century Strategy. During his first term, CEFIC released the “Industry Mid Century Strategy: Molecules Manager”, launching a dialogue about the future of the chemical industry and its role in building a prosperous and more sustainable Europe by 2050. Rafael also serves as Dow rep. at the CEFIC Sustainable Forum, Sustainable Finance Group and Economic Outlook Task Force (EOTF).

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