We are an
engineering and construction company
focused on developing large scale projects intended to significantly benefit
the future of those communities where we operate.
We believe in what we do.
We are talent and energy.
With science, technique and management we create, plan, and build infrastructure for power and energy generation, distribution, and storage. We are focused on achieving results and benefits for our society.
our inherent element
Our priority is to walk hand in hand with our customers throughout the entire project
We are one of the top engineering companies within the region.
Customer satisfaction gives us our sense of purpose.
We undertake the challenge of controlling and reducing risks, beyond standards and indicators.
We are committed to the environment and to protect the life and wellbeing of those part of inelectra.
We hold ourselves accountable for our actions and results.
We explain our financial operations and management in an open and fully transparent way.
We strictly adhere to the legal framework and comply with the laws of each country where we operate.
At inelectra we are committed to the professional development of our employees. Engineering fileds progress so fast that our teams must be up to date with the latest sciences and techniques.
We have a comprehensive approach to our training processes. Through our e-learning platform and our workshops, we provide our employees with innovative tools in engineering, as well as techniques and developments related to Health, Safety and Environment, while also fostering their growth in other aspects like emotional intelligence.
We work under an unquestionable condition: our processes must be performed with the safeguard of strict and certified safety systems. Safety for our people, implementing methods designed as per the most stringent standards, and safety for our environment, guaranteed by the compliance with severe rules intended to minimize any potential environmental impact and optimize our interaction with communities.
Chairman of the Board
An Electrical Engineer from Christian Brothers University, Tennessee, US; subsequently earned a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tennessee and completed the Senior Management Program at Harvard Business School. Mr. Rojas has a track record of more than 40 in inelectra. Mr. Rojas joined the company in 1975 as Consultant, and since that date has held several positions and responsibilities, such as the Project Management for the Caracas Metro Integral Construction System, as Vice-Chairman for the Administration Board and, finally, as Chairman of the Board, a function which he originally performed until 1998. Upon ending his term, he went on to actively work in the company as an Advisory Committee Member. In addition, Mr. Rojas is the Chairman of the Board of Inepetrol, as well as a member of other organizations related to the domestic oil sector, thus providing an invaluable experience in the area where he is currently working, as Chairman of the Board, rendering services to all inelectra partners and customers.
Board Member, CEO
Joined inelectra in 1985, where he held management and executive positions until becoming vice president of the North America and Caribbean Business Unit with responsibility for sales and project execution. He was vice president of the Construction Division dealing with contracting, health, safety and environment, and direct execution of lump sum projects in the petroleum and petrochemical industry in Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico, Argentina and Trinidad & Tobago. In 2010 he was assigned to inelectra International as Senior Vice President of the EPC Projects Business Unit managing their associated value chain, including alliances, business development, bids and project results in Mexico, Colombia, Peru and Argentina. He was also Senior Vice President of Proposals for Latin America. In 2012 he returned to inelectra as vice president of Business Development to ensure compliance with the sales plan and relations with third parties. He later joined the Board of Directors. He is a mechanical engineer graduating from Simón Bolívar University of Caracas in 1985. In 1999 he completed the Management Program for Engineers at the Institute of Advanced Management Studies (IESA).
Stelvio Di Cecco
Joined inelectra in 1985. He has held several management and executive positions in the projects area and, fundamentally, in the Finance Division of Engineering and Construction, where he was director for integrated management of the Comptroller and Administration departments. During his career trajectory in the company, he was appointed executive vice president of Corporate Finance, vice president of the Finance and Shared Services Unit, and member of the Board of Directors. In the period 2010-2012 he shared his responsibilities in inelectra holding the positions of vice president of Finance and member of the Board of Directors in Petronova Inc. In June 2017 he became president of the Board of Directors, position he held until June 2019. He is an electrical engineer graduating from Simón Bolívar University in 1978. In 1995 he completed his Master’s Degree in Finance at the Metropolitan University of Caracas and in 2001 graduated with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the University of Dallas, USA.
Electrical Engineer from the Central University of Venezuela, with an almost 50 year track record in inelectra. Mr. Millan joined the company as Major Project Director, a position which brought him to lead a significant number of Lump Sum Engineering, Procurement and Construction projects in the oil and petrochemical sectors in Venezuela, Colombia, and Argentina. Later on, he held other significant responsibilities, becoming an Advisory Committee Member and, even, holding the inelectra President position for two periods: from 1988 through 1993 and from 2009 through 2012..
Antonio J. Vincentelli
He has an important track record in inelectra holding senior positions. He became a member of the Board of Directors in 1983 and, later, president of the Board of Directors and executive president of the corporation during the period 1998-2004. He has been member of the Board of Directors of Inepetrol since the company was founded by inelectra in 1997, and president of the Board of Directors and executive president since 2004. He has extensive experience with more than 30 years working for the oil industry and notable expertise in development of upstream oil and gas facilities on land and offshore. He graduated Magna Cum Laude as an Electrical Engineer and Computer Engineer from the University of Michigan (USA) and obtained a Master’s Degree in Power Systems in 1974. He completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard in 1994. He was president of the Petroleum Chamber of Venezuela from 2004 to 2008.
Economist graduated from Andrés Bello Catholic University in 1996. A year later, he completed his Master’s Degree in Economic Engineering Systems and Operations Research (MS in EES&OR) from Stanford University, USA. In 2000 he completed his Master of Business Administration (MBA) at Columbia Business School, USA. He joined inelectra in 1997 as an analyst in the New Business department. In 2006, he became a member of the Board of Directors, a position he has held to date. He is also a director of Inepetrol and Petronova, both founded by inelectra.
He is a seasoned management consultant, with over 25 years of experience, skilled in corporate and business strategy formulation and implementation, serving leading multinational and local mass-consumer -products corporations throughout the Andean, Central America and Mexico regions. For years, he worked for Booz, Allen & Hamilton, which he left to found Advantis where he also is Partner and Director. Currently, he serves as external Board member at several companies and Fundacion Mendoza, in Venezuela. Ignacio holds Cum Laude bachelors’ degrees in Systems engineering and Business Administration, Caracas Metropolitan University, Masters ‘degrees in Systems, Business Administration from Caracas Metropolitan University, and he completed an MBA at MIT’s Sloan School of Management.
Board Member, CEO
Joined inelectra in 1985, where he held management and executive positions until becoming Vice President of the North America and Caribbean Business Unit with responsibility for sales and project execution. He was Vice President of the Construction Division dealing with contracting, health, safety and environment, and direct execution of lump sum projects in the petroleum and petrochemical industry in Venezuela, Colombia, Mexico, Argentina and Trinidad & Tobago. In 2010 he was assigned to inelectra International as Senior Vice President of the EPC Projects Business Unit managing their associated value chain, including alliances, business development, bids and project results in Mexico, Colombia, Peru and Argentina. He was also Senior Vice President of Proposals for Latin America. In 2012 he returned to inelectra as vice president of Business Development to ensure compliance with the sales plan and relations with third parties. He later joined the Board of Directors. He is a mechanical engineer graduating from Simón Bolívar University of Caracas in 1985. In 1999 he completed the Management Program for Engineers at the Institute of Advanced Management Studies (IESA).
Vice President of Business Development – México
Since joining inelectra in 1986 he has had a long career with more than 32 years’ experience in leadership and project management, reaching the position of executive vice president of Projects. He has held high level positions in executing major EPC in the areas of power generation, oil and gas, and petrochemicals, including executive director of Termozulia III Thermoelectric Plant, Metor Expansion and Deep Conversion. Since 2012 he has been a member of the Board of Directors and a member of the Finance and Talent Executive Committee. Currently, in view of international expansion, he is leading the New Business Executive Vice Presidency. He is an engineer specializing in Construction Management. He graduated from Oklahoma State University (USA) in 1985, and went on to take a specialization course in Construction Management at the Metropolitan University of Caracas. He is a member of the Project Management Institute.
Vice President of Finance
Joined inelectra in 1991 and is currently Vice President of Finance, responsible for the Treasury, Procurement and SAP units. She has led several management positions in the areas of international business and project control, strategic planning and risk management. She is an industrial engineer graduated from the Andrés Bello Catholic University with a Masters degree in Business Administration (UCAB) and a Masters Degree in Operations Management (IESA), with extensive knowledge and vast experience in management and control, including Engineering, Procurement (supplies) and Construction projects (EPC), comptroller of international projects, internal audit of administrative and financial processes, design and implementation of business management systems within the services sector for the energy and infrastructure industry.
María Gabriela Castagnetti
Vicepresidente de Proyectos
joined inelectra in 1986 where she has followed a professional trajectory that includes technical and managerial positions in various disciplines for major projects and is currently vice president of the Projects Unit. She graduated as Mechanical Engineer from Simón Bolívar University in 1985, with a specialization in Business Management from the same university.
Vice President of Engineering
Joined inelectra in 1987 and is currently Vice President of Engineering responsible for, among other areas, knowledge, engineering standards development, procedures and technology for the technical quality assurance of projects. She has extensive experience in managing technical units, project coordination, engineering management and project engineering for the oil and petrochemical industries.
She graduated as mechanical engineer in 1987 from Simón Bolívar University, and has several specialized studies in hydrocarbon business management and technical disciplines such as risk and operability, pipe design and analysis.
Vice President of Human Resources
Professional in the area of Human Resources with more than twenty years’ experience in planning and coordination of the subsystems associated with the area at national and international level for all the company’s execution centers. She joined inelectra in 1989 and is currently vice president of Talent Management. She has a degree in Industrial Relations from Andrés Bello Catholic University, with specialization in Organizational Development and a Master’s in Strategic Human Resource Management from the same university.
Construction Vice President
Joined inelectra in 1985 and, during his professional career, has held various positions associated with project management and construction, support in the systems, contract coordination and administration areas, and control of works progress. He graduated in 1986 from the Venezuela Institute of Technology with a Computer Science degree..
Vice President of Business Development
He began his professional practice at the Cardón Refinery, in Maraven S.A., as Refining Process Engineer. For 21 years he worked in the state-owned company Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA), where he held numerous technical and managerial positions, such as: Head of Project Engineering; Leader of Formulation and Evaluation of Refining Projects; manager of process engineering (Intevep); Corporate Downstream Strategy Manager; and manager of New Businesses Downstream, among others. Finally, he retired from the organization in 1999. After venturing into the area of Management Consulting and Education for 8 years, he returned to the development of oil business in the Venamer Group. Finally, he joined the electricity team in May 2012, as Business Development Manager. Since then he has cultivated commercial relationships with international companies. He obtained a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Zulia; a Master’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Venezuelan Institute of Scientific Research and the Universidad de Oriente; and a Master in Administration, mention Finance, in 2015.
Graduated from Metropolitan University in Electrical Engineering and has a Master’s Degree in Finance from the same university. She started in inelectra as a Leader of Discipline in the Department of Studies in 2001. Later she assumed the challenge of being in front of the Commercial Management until 2006, and the next ten years she worked as Business Development Manager, until finally was promoted to her current position as Project Director.
María Magdalena Morillo
Materials Engineer graduated from Simón Bolívar University, takes on the responsibility of the Direction of Procurement of inelectra in 2018. She has almost 30 years of experience in the area, and was part of organizations such as Intevep S.A., Jantesa S.A., Bitúmenes del Orinoco A.C. and Petrobras Energía S.A. She joined inelectra in 2007, and since then has held various coordination, technical and managerial positions, highlighting her extensive experience in planning, monitoring and management for oil and electric projects.