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Rafael  Fauquie Bernal

Rafael Fauquie Bernal

Enel Group

Madrid - 28043, ESP


  • Law degree .- Zaragoza University. 1983 - 1988.
  • MASTER CORPORATE LAW.- Instituto Empresa. Madrid 1989-1990
  • MASTER TAX LAW. Centro Estudios Financieros. Madrid 1994-1995


  • June 2008 – (Madrid - Spain) General Cousel  Latin America –Enel SpA / Endesa, .SA.

General Counsel for Latam Corporate and Legal.  Enel is the major private energy Group in Latam, comprising 80 companies of  generation, distribution and other energy activities. Main figures in Latam for 2014 refer to distribution for more than 6 million customers; installed capacity of 62.000 GWh and EBITDA over € 3000 million.

Head and responsible of the integration and coordination of Legal Departments of Enel’s affiliates for Latin America in Spain, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Peru and Colombia integrated by a team of  aprox. 110 lawyers.


  • 2006 – June 2008 (Madrid - Spain) Director Legal Department for Europe and Secretary of the Board of Directors of Endesa Europa – Endesa, S.A. 

Responsible for coordination of the legal departments for Europe of Endesa in: Italy,  France, Poland and Spain and Endesa’s direct investments in the European countries (Italy, France, Greece, Poland, Turkey, Morocco, Algeria,  Netherlands etc.).


  • 2000-2006 – (Madrid - Spain) Deputy Director of Legal Department for Development - Endesa, S.A.

Legal responsible for Endesa’s project financing  and  gas supply contracts of the Endesa Group: inter alia with Algeria, Qatar, Nigeria and also EPC contracts of the group.



Awards: “Best European in-house legal team of the year” by “The Lawyer“ (London - April 2007) “Best In house team of the year – Antitrust.  Global Counsel Awards” by International Law Office and Association of Corporate Counsel” (New York -April 2007); “Deal of the year” - Latin Lawyer 2014.


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